Colonial or The Colonial may refer to:
Colonial, of, relating to, or characteristic of a colony
Colonial history of the United States, the period of American history from the 17th century to 1776, under the rule of Great Britain, France and Spain
Colonialism, the extension of political control to new areas
A colonist, a person who has migrated to an area and established a permanent residence there to colonize the area
Colonial troops, any of various military units recruited from, or used as garrison troops in, colonial territories
George Washington Colonials, the nickname for the athletic teams of George Washington University, Washington, DC.
Robert Morris Colonials, the nickname for the athletic teams of Robert Morris University, Pittsburgh, PA.
Spanish colonization of the Americas, the period of history of Spanish rule over most of the Americas, from the 15th century through the late 19th century