noun (often initial capital letter)
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Origin of raj
Words nearby raj
Example sentences from the Web for raj
During the colonial period the Punjabi Muslims formed the prized martial class for the British Raj.
He was like some cryptic English-Chekhovian figure, playing out the last days of his private, imagined Raj.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then a guy named Raj flashed not what was in his pants, but what was in his heart.And the Wiener Is…My Trip to Brooklyn’s Smallest Penis Pageant|Tessa Miller|June 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I asked Raj what he found most compelling about his recent visit to Swartland.Drink Like Nelson Mandela: South Africa’s Exciting New Wine|Jordan Salcito|December 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Raj Rajaratnam, founder of the hedge fund Galleon Group, pursued a Wall Street lifestyle.Charles Gasparino Details Insider-Trading Investigations in New Book, ‘Circle of Friends’|William O’Connor|July 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
“The British Raj is doomed,” she muttered, lowering her voice, and bringing her magnificent eyes close to his.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
In an Indian prison, out of the jurisdiction of the British Raj, and with her two small hands and woman's mind she must free him!
In six days he would be beyond the hand of the meddling British Raj, in his own country.
Here was the long delayed opportunity for the hand of the British Raj: a captive white woman.
He was lazy, and there was the damnable, unrelenting hand of the British Raj looming in the distance.