Of, relating to, or typical of marriage
It was chiefly in the way of matrimonial alliances that it was brought into contact with other states.
The matrimonial cause between Henry VIII.
His father set him on to demand the crown matrimonial, which would at least have assured to him the rank and station of independent royalty for life.
To his next and last interposition in the matrimonial affairs of the king no discredit attaches itself.
He appears to have consolidated his power by the aid of the Church and by a series of judicious matrimonial alliances.