राज्

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrā́ṭṣ, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrā́ćš, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗḱs (king). Cognate with Latin rēx (king), Welsh rhi (king).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

राज् (rā́jm

  1. (Rigvedic) a king, sovereign, chief

Declension[edit]

Root[edit]

राज् (rāj)

  1. to rule, to reign
  2. to direct, to govern
  3. to be a king; to be kingly or regal


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