[ rah ]
/ rɑ /
the 10th letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin of rā
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British Dictionary definitions for rā (1 of 3)
astronomy right ascension
(in Britain) Royal Academician or Academy
(in Britain) Royal Artillery
Argentina (international car registration)
Word Origin for RA
(sense 5) from República Argentina
British Dictionary definitions for rā (2 of 3)
the chemical symbol for
British Dictionary definitions for rā (3 of 3)
/ (rɑː) /
the ancient Egyptian sun god, depicted as a man with a hawk's head surmounted by a solar disc and serpent
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Medical definitions for rā
The symbol for the elementradium
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Scientific definitions for rā
The symbol for radium.
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