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Rabi

[rah-bee]
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noun
  1. Isidor Isaac,1898–1988, U.S. physicist: Nobel prize 1944.
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Rabi I

[ruhb-ee]
noun
  1. the third month of the Muslim calendar.
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Also Ra·bi·a I [ruh-bee-uh] /rəˈbi ə/.

Rabi II

or Rabia II

noun
  1. the fourth month of the Muslim calendar.
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Examples from the Web for rabi

Historical Examples

  • The Spanish appeared to be rabi, meaning rabies, and horcar, to hang.

    Tales of Fishes

    Zane Grey

  • And this was in the month of Rabi the first blessed, in the year 705.

  • The above was written on Thursday the 13th of the first Rabi (Nov. 26th).

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan

  • Kohl rabi are not so much used in the feeding of pigs as would be advisable.

    The Pig

    Sanders Spencer

  • On the 21st Rabi, he took the town by storm, put all who resisted to the sword, and made slaves of the survivors.

    The Knights Templars

    C. G. (Charles Greenstreet) Addison


British Dictionary definitions for rabi

rabi

noun
  1. (in Pakistan, India, etc) a crop that is harvested at the end of winterCompare kharif
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Word Origin

Urdu: spring crop, from Arabic rabī` spring

Rabi

noun
  1. Isidor Isaac . 1898–1988, US physicist, born in Austria, who devised the atomic and molecular beam resonance method of observing atomic spectra. Nobel prize for physics 1944
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