రాజు

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Telugu[edit]

చదరంగంలో తెలుపు మరియు నలుపు రాజులు.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Sanskrit राजन् ‎(rājan), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *rēǵ-en-, from *h₃rḗǵs ‎(ruler, king), from *h₃reǵ- ‎(straighten). Latin rēx is a cognate.

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Noun[edit]

రాజు ‎(rāju)

  1. king
  2. The principal chess piece, that players seek to threaten with unavoidable capture to result in a victory by checkmate.

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Proper noun[edit]

రాజు ‎(rājum

  1. A male given name

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