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ranga

noun
  1. Australian offensive a person with red hair
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Word Origin for ranga

from orang-utan
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Historical Examples of ranga

  • It was from Violet, the first that had come from her since his arrival in Ranga Duar.

    The Jungle Girl

    Gordon Casserly

  • Christmas came; and with its coming Ranga Duar woke again to life.

    The Jungle Girl

    Gordon Casserly

  • "Ranga's not a bad place if you can stand the loneliness," continued the Major.

    The Jungle Girl

    Gordon Casserly

  • I intended asking you for enough to carry me back to Ranga Duar.

    The Elephant God

    Gordon Casserly

  • No answer has come to that telegram you sent to Ranga Duar, I suppose?

    The Elephant God

    Gordon Casserly