At nightfall a sharp lookout was kept, not only on the palisade but from the top of the rajah's house.
The unfortunate rajah's fidelity was now put to a hard proof.
Said the rajah, "To do justice to life, one must forget death."
Radin, a noble next in rank, in the Malay world, below a rajah.
"That sounds a good plan; I have a great desire to try it," said the rajah.
There is no one man in all history with whom you may compare rajah Brooke.
He boldly offered to put down the rebellion if the rajah would make him his general and second to the throne.
The younger rajah, too, had done his share in the making of the state.
Moreover, for reasons known to himself, the rajah was well disposed towards the English.
The rajah stood there biting his nails impatiently, as if waiting for somebody.
also raja, "king or prince in India," 1550s, from Hindi, from Sanskrit rajan "king," related to raj "kingdom, kingship," rajati "he rules," and cognate with Latin rex, Old Irish rig "king" (see regal). Related: Rajput, "member of the ruling caste in northern India" (1590s), from Sanskrit rajaputrah "prince," literally "king's son," from putrah "son, boy" (cf. puerile).