Real may refer to:
  • Reality, the state of things as they exist, rather than as they may appear or may be thought to be.
  • Real numbers, in mathematics, extension of the rational numbers (and opposed to imaginary numbers)
  • Various uses involving the Spanish word real, meaning "royal."

    In finance


    Various currencies; the names derive from the Spanish/Portuguese real:

  • Brazilian real (R$)
  • Central American Republic real
  • Mexican real
  • Portuguese real
  • Spanish real
  • Spanish colonial real
  • Riyal and rial, various currencies in the Arab world and Iran
  • Cambodian riel, currency of Cambodia

    Other uses in economics and finance

  • Inflation-adjusted amounts
  • Real versus nominal value (economics)


  • Manuel Real (1924–2019), United States judge


  • Ciudad Real, a municipality of province of Ciudad Real in the Castile–La Mancha, Spain
  • Real, Quezon, a municipality in the Philippines
  • Several parishes in Portugal
  • Real, Dume e Semelhe parish, located in Braga
  • Réal, a commune in southern France
  • Real, Valencia, a municipality of province of Valencia in the Valencian Community
  • Real (Ponce), a barrio in Ponce, Puerto Rico
  • Real de Catorce, a village in the Mexican state of San Luis Potosí


  • Republican Alternative Party (Azerbaijan), also known as ReAl Party, or just ReAl, political party in Azerbaijan

    In arts and entertainment

    Musical albums

  • Real (Belinda Carlisle album), 1993
  • Real (Michael Sweet album), 1995
  • Real (L'Arc-en-Ciel album), 2000
  • Real (Jodie Resther album), a 2000 album by Jodie Resther
  • Real, a 2002 album by Israel Houghton, recording as Israel & New Breed
  • Real (Ivy Queen album), 2004
  • Real (Ednita Nazario album), 2007
  • Real (Bright album), 2010
  • Real (IU EP), 2010
  • Real (Gorgon City EP), 2013
  • Real (Mika Nakashima album), 2013
  • Real (The Word Alive album), 2014


  • "Real" (Goo Goo Dolls song), 2008
  • "Real" (Gorgon City song), 2013
  • "Real" (James Wesley song), 2010
  • "Real" (Plumb song), 2004
  • "Real" (Vivid song), 2012
  • "Real", a song by Kendrick Lamar from Good Kid, M.A.A.D City
  • "Real", a song by NF from Therapy Session
  • "Real", a song by The Verve Pipe from Villains
  • "Real", a song by Years & Years from Communion

    Other media

  • Real (manga), a manga series by Takehiko Inoue
  • Real (TV channel), a Hindi entertainment channel
  • RealNetworks, an Internet media provider
  • Real, a member of the band F.I.R.
  • Ahmad Givens or Real, a central figure in the reality television series Real Chance of Love
  • Real (2013 film), a Japanese film
  • Real (2017 film), a South Korean film

    In sports

    Real (), translated from Spanish as "royal", is a title historically used by sports clubs to designate a royal status.

    In Spain

  • Real Madrid C.F., a multi-sports club whose football section is most commonly associated with the title
  • Real Madrid Castilla, first reserve team
  • Real Madrid C, second reserve team
  • Real Madrid Baloncesto, the club's basketball section
  • Real Madrid Baloncesto B, basketball reserve team
  • Real Aranjuez CF
  • Real Ávila CF
  • Real Avilés
  • Real Betis
  • Real Betis B, reserve team
  • Real Burgos CF
  • Real Club Celta de Vigo
  • Real Club Deportivo de La Coruña
  • Real Club Deportivo Mallorca
  • Real Club Deportivo Mallorca B, reserve team
  • Real Club Recreativo de Huelva
  • Real Club Recreativo de Huelva B, reserve team
  • Real Jaén
  • Real Murcia
  • Real Oviedo
  • Real Oviedo Vetusta, reserve team
  • Real Racing Club de Santander
  • Real Racing Club de Santander B, reserve team
  • Real Sociedad
  • Real Sociedad B, reserve team
  • Real Sporting de Gijón
  • Real Unión
  • Real Valladolid
  • Real Valladolid B, reserve team
  • Real Zaragoza
  • Real Zaragoza B, reserve team
  • Reial Club Deportiu Espanyol
  • Reial Club Deportiu Espanyol B, reserve team

    In Africa

  • Real Republicans F.C., Ghana
  • Real Republicans F.C., Sierra Leone

    In Central and South America

  • Associação Esportiva Real, Brazil
  • C.D. Real Sociedad, Honduras
  • Club Real Potosí, Bolivia
  • Municipal Real Mamoré, Bolivia
  • Real Atlantico, Puerto Rico
  • Real C.D. España, Honduras
  • Real España Las Vegas, Honduras, reserve team
  • Real Club España, Mexico
  • Real Estelí F.C., Nicaragua
  • Real Garcilaso, Peru
  • Real Madriz, Nicaragua
  • Real Maya, Honduras
  • Real Noroeste Capixaba Futebol Clube, Brazil
  • Real Saltillo Soccer, Mexico
  • Real Sociedad de Zacatecas, Mexico

    In Portugal

  • Real Sport Clube
  • Vila Real

    In the United States

  • Real Colorado Cougars, Colorado
  • Real Colorado Foxes, Colorado
  • Real Maryland, Maryland
  • Real Salt Lake, Utah
  • Real Monarchs SLC, Utah, reserve team
  • Real Salt Lake Women, Utah, semi-pro women's team
  • Real San Jose, California
  • Real Shore F.C., New Jersey

    Other uses

  • Real (galley), the flagship of Don Juan de Austria
  • Real (hypermarket), a European hypermarket, member of the German trade and retail giant Metro AG
  • The Real, an aspect of human psychic structure
  • the "Revised European-American Lymphoma classification" (REAL), for diagnosis
  • REAL–Réseau Express de l'Aire urbaine Lyonnaise, the name of the railroads in Lyon's agglomeration
  • Real, a motorcycle constructed by Manfred Herweh
  • Real (residence), a recreation residence in Xarq Al-Andalus
  • Convento de San Felipe el Real, a former convent in Madrid