राणी

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Marathi[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Marathi 𑘨𑘰𑘜𑘲 (rāṇī), from Prakrit 𑀭𑀸𑀡𑀻 (rāṇī), from Sanskrit राज्ञी (rā́jñī). Doublet of राज्ञी (rādnyī).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɾa.ɳi/, [ɾa.ɳiː]
  • Hyphenation: रा‧णी

Noun[edit]

राणी (rāṇīf

  1. queen

Further reading[edit]

  • Berntsen, Maxine, “राणी”, in A Basic Marathi-English Dictionary, New Delhi: American Institute of Indian Studies, 1982-1983, page 126.
  • Molesworth, James Thomas (1857), “राणी”, in A dictionary, Marathi and English, Bombay: Printed for government at the Bombay Education Society's Press, page 691
  • Date, Yasavanta Ramakrshna (1932-1950), “राणा”, in Maharashtra Sabdakosa (in Marathi), Pune: Maharashtra Kosamandala, page 691.
  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “rāˊjñī”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press

Old Marathi[edit]

Noun[edit]

राणी (rāṇīf

  1. Devanagari script form of 𑘨𑘰𑘜𑘲 (wife, queen; woman)