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 for Royalist
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Royalist \Roy"al*ist\, n. [Cf. F. royaliste.]
     An adherent of a king (as of Charles I. in England, or of the
     Bourbons in france); one attached to monarchical government.
     [1913 Webster]
           Where Ca'ndish fought, the Royalists prevailed.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an advocate of the principles of monarchy [syn:
           monarchist, royalist]
      2: a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil
         War [syn: Cavalier, Royalist]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  22 Moby Thesaurus words for "royalist":
     Bircher, Bourbon, Tory, conservatist, conservative, diehard,
     extreme right-winger, hard hat, imperialist, monarchist,
     radical right, reactionarist, reactionary, reactionist, right,
     right wing, right-winger, rightist, social Darwinist, standpat,
     standpatter, ultraconservative

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