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rani

[ rah-nee, rah-nee ]
/ ˈrɑ ni, rɑˈni /
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noun, plural ra·nis.

a variant of ranee.

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rani

ranee

/ (ˈrɑːnɪ) /

noun

(in oriental countries, esp India) a queen or princess; the wife of a rajah

Word Origin for rani

C17: from Hindi: queen, from Sanskrit rājñī, feminine of rājan rajah
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