raja

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See also: Raja, rajá, rája, rajā, rāja, rājā, and рая

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja (plural rajas)

  1. Alternative spelling of rajah

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Atong (India)[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali রাজা (raja) or Hindi राजा (rājā), from Sanskrit राजन् (rājan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja (Bengali script রাজা)

  1. king

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Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

raja

  1. Romanization of ᬭᬚ
  2. Romanization of ᬭᬵᬚ

Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Malay raja

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. king

Coordinate terms[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

raja

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of rajar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of rajar

Dutch[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja m (plural raja's, diminutive rajaatje n)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of radja

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Either from Old East Slavic краи (krai), or a newer loan from Russian край (kraj).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja (genitive raja, partitive raja)

  1. border

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. genitive singular of rada

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old East Slavic краи (krai), from Proto-Slavic *krajь. The same word was also borrowed into other Finnic languages, such as Estonian raja, Ingrian raja, Karelian raja, Ludian raja, Votic raja.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑjɑ/, [ˈrɑjɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑjɑ
  • Syllabification: ra‧ja

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. (geographically) boundary (line), border(line), frontier; a (city) limit; a (county) line
  2. (socially; mentally) limit, bound, confine
  3. (sports) line

Declension[edit]

Inflection of raja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative raja rajat
genitive rajan rajojen
partitive rajaa rajoja
illative rajaan rajoihin
singular plural
nominative raja rajat
accusative nom. raja rajat
gen. rajan
genitive rajan rajojen
rajainrare
partitive rajaa rajoja
inessive rajassa rajoissa
elative rajasta rajoista
illative rajaan rajoihin
adessive rajalla rajoilla
ablative rajalta rajoilta
allative rajalle rajoille
essive rajana rajoina
translative rajaksi rajoiksi
instructive rajoin
abessive rajatta rajoitta
comitative rajoineen
Possessive forms of raja (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person rajani rajamme
2nd person rajasi rajanne
3rd person rajansa

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

  • radja (van Ophuijsen (1901-1947), Republik/Soewandi (1947-1967))

Etymology[edit]

From Malay raja, from Classical Malay raja, from Sanskrit राजन् (rājan, king, prince), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrā́ȷ́ā (king), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrā́ȷ́ā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵ-ō, from *h₃rḗǵs (ruler, king).

Noun[edit]

raja (plural raja-raja, first-person possessive rajaku, second-person possessive rajamu, third-person possessive rajanya)

  1. king:
    1. a male monarch; a man who heads a monarchy. If it's an absolute monarchy, then he is the supreme ruler of his nation.
    2. (chess) the principal chess piece, that players seek to threaten with unavoidable capture to result in a victory by checkmate. It is often the tallest piece, with a symbolic crown with a cross at the top.
    3. (card games) a playing card with the letter "K" and the image of a king on it, the thirteenth card in a given suit.

Coordinate terms[edit]

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Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Indonesian · buah catur (see also: catur) (layout · text)
♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟
raja menteri, patih, ratu, ster benteng gajah, loper, menteri, luncung, luncur, peluncur kuda bidak, pion, prajurit

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Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. border
  2. boundary

Javanese[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. king

Karelian[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. rim
  2. border

Latvian[edit]

Rajas

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

raja f (4th declension)

  1. ray, stingray (fish with a flat body and a pointed tail (superorder Batoidea))

Declension[edit]


Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

from Sanskrit राजन् (rājan, king, prince), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrā́ȷ́ā (king), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrā́ȷ́ā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵ-ō, from *h₃rḗǵs (ruler, king).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja (Jawi spelling راج‎, plural raja-raja, informal 1st possessive rajaku, impolite 2nd possessive rajamu, 3rd possessive rajanya)

  1. king (a male of a royal family who is the supreme ruler of his nation)
  2. (chess) king (a playing piece in chess)

Synonyms[edit]

Coordinate terms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Chess pieces in Malay · buah catur
بواه چاتور(layout · text)
♚ ♛ ♜ ♝ ♞ ♟
raja, syah
راج‎, شاه
menteri
منتري
tir, benteng
تير‎, بينتيڠ
gajah,
ݢاجه
kuda,
کودا
bidak, piadak, pion
بيدق‎, ڤيادق‎, ڤيون

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. vocative singular of rajas (dust)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish رعایا(re'aya), from Arabic رَعَايَا(raʿāyā), plural of رَعِيَّة(raʿiyya).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rǎːja/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧ja

Noun[edit]

rája f (Cyrillic spelling ра́ја)

  1. (historical, collectively) commoners, rayah
  2. (slang, collectively) a band, group, notably of friends
  3. (slang, collectively) a crowd

Declension[edit]


Silesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Reihe.

Noun[edit]

raja f

  1. queue

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From rajar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja f (plural rajas)

  1. a slit, crack, gash
  2. a slice (of melon, watermelon, lemon, sausage)
  3. splinter (of wood)
  4. (vulgar, slang) a cunt
  5. (vulgar) ass (buttocks), anus

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

raja

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of rajar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of rajar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of rajar.

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Tausug[edit]

Noun[edit]

raja

  1. king