- the wife of a rajah.
- a reigning queen or princess.
Origin of ranee
Related Words for raniking, monarch, emperor, czar, sultan, shah, majesty, queen, empress, mogul, kaiser, prince, baron, royal, sovereign, potentate, lord, dame, tycoon, baroness
Examples from the Web for rani
Historical Examples of rani
It was in the palace of the disinherited Rani, or Princess of the state.
The Rani stepped close to the officer and scrutinized his features.
The two officers bowed to the Rani and retraced their steps to the end of the hall.
Welcome to the palace of the no longer unfortunate Rani of Jhansi.
The Rani slowly raised her hand and held it outstretched before her.
- (in oriental countries, esp India) a queen or princess; the wife of a rajah
Word Origin for rani
- a variant spelling of rani