Examples from the Web for raphia
A palatable wine is obtained from the Raphia vinifera and native beers are also brewed.
Her presence greatly encouraged the troops at the battle of Raphia , in which Antiochus the Great was defeated.
Alex asked, her eyes on the strings of raphia and an unfinished basket that lay on the table.The Pleasant Street Partnership|Mary F. Leonard
Ashdod had probably submitted after the battle of Raphia, and had been allowed to retain its native prince, Azuri.
With this road-metal are mingled short strips of raphia, or palm-fibre, flexible ribbons, easily bent.The Life of the Spider|J. Henri Fabre