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  1. an ancient city of Media, on the site of present-day Tehran, Iran.
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Also called Ra·ges [rey-juh z] /ˈreɪ dʒəz/.
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Historical Examples of rhagae

  • I have hired three men to give him a cool bath in the Euphrates, before he gets back to Rhagae.

    An Egyptian Princess, Complete

    Georg Ebers

  • As for Gaumata, three men were lying in wait for him to throw him into the Euphrates before he could get back to Rhagae.

    The World's Greatest Books, Vol IV.

    Editors: Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton

  • In any case the secret was soon carried to Persia, for we have ample evidence that it was practised at Rhagae in the next century.