Etymology
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courtly (adj.)

late 15c., "well-mannered, courteous, having manners befitting a court," from court (n.) + -ly (1). Compare courteous. Meaning "pertaining to the court" is from late 15c. The elegant, polite, refined courtly love "highly conventionalized medieval chivalric love" (amour courtois) is attested from 1821. Related: Courtliness.

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Definitions of courtly

courtly (adj.)
refined or imposing in manner or appearance; befitting a royal court;
a courtly gentleman
Synonyms: formal / stately
From wordnet.princeton.edu