Origin of rajas
Origin of guna
Origin of rajah
Related Words for rajasnobleman, ruler, sovereign, potentate, royalty, monarch, emir, archduke, emeer, rajah
Examples from the Web for rajas
Historical Examples of rajas
But the tmas and rajas kinds of dharma cannot give us the essence of Krishna.Chaitanya's Life And Teachings
Krishna das Kaviraja
Ask the Rajas what they do to entertain their English guests.Freedom's Battle
The memoirs of the Rajas of Orissa show the number of tanks made and wells dug in every reign.
But all this was spoilt by the misdeeds of a serving girl of one of the Rajas.Folklore of the Santal Parganas
Cecil Henry Bompas
Lange visited each of the rajas once in two months, when he made the tour of the island, attended by fifty slaves on horseback.
Word Origin for rajah
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).