RAJ

raj

(noun) British dominion over India (1757-1947)

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Noun

raj (uncountable)

(India) reign; rule.

Anagrams

• JAR, ajr, jar

Etymology

Proper noun

Raj

(historical) The period of British rule of India lasting from 1858 to 1947.

(erroneous) The whole period of British rule or influence in India, from the 1600s to 1947.

Anagrams

• JAR, ajr, jar

Source: Wiktionary


Raj, n. Etym: [See Rajah.]

Definition: Reign; rule. [India]

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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