• WordNet 3.6
    • n rani (the feminine of raja) a Hindu princess or the wife of a raja
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Rani rä"nē A queen or princess; the wife of a rajah.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n rani In India, the wife of a raja, or a reigning princess; a queen.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Rani ran′ē the wife of a rajah.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hind. rānī, Skr. rājnī,. See Rajah
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Hind. rānī—Sans. rājñi, queen, fem. of rājan.


In literature:

And what did the Rani do, Mr. Holmcroft?
"The Pool in the Desert" by Sara Jeanette Duncan
They were silent, each weighing the force of resistance that could be made; and this the Rani knew even as he.
"The Ninth Vibration And Other Stories" by L. Adams Beck
Warm and rany and spoiled the skating.
"The Real Diary of a Real Boy" by Henry A. Shute
One of Ravidas' exalted chelas was the Rani of Chitor.
"Autobiography of a YOGI" by Paramhansa Yogananda
The Raja refused to do this, so the Rani took up her baby and went out of the house with it in a rage.
"Folklore of the Santal Parganas" by Cecil Henry Bompas
Crean says he had to run a mile this morning with Rani.
"The Worst Journey in the World, Volumes 1 and 2" by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
I wish to help the angel rani who nursed me when I was sick, and I have debts to pay to Chaldea.
"Red Money" by Fergus Hume
After we left Jubbulpore, the old Rani used to receive much kind and considerate attention from the Hon.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
So presently I spoke to Rani, asking him if aught ailed the king.
"King Olaf's Kinsman" by Charles Whistler
Lotti was at the wellgooro dukkerin the ranis.
"The English Gipsies and Their Language" by Charles G. Leland

In news:

Anne Branning and Rani Deighe Crowe.
Songs for life's journeys Hallowell Hospice Choir, Rani Arbo & daisy mayhem celebrate musical kinship with concert Friday.
Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Rebecca Loebe and Sarah McQuaid.
Recruiter Q&A: Microsoft's Rani Dent.
Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem ( Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem).
Big Old Life by Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem.
Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem, Rebecca Loebe and Sarah McQuaid.
One of his cousins, Rani Mahlouf (ph), is widely accused of -- of being too greedy, of corruption.
Arbo, Rani & Daisy Mahem – "Some Bright Morning" (Signature Sounds) B+.
President Obama returns a greeting to Bun Rany, wife of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, before the start of a gala dinner on Nov 19 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Yin Woon Rani UM's new North American president on cell p.

In science:

The second part deals with the RANI model of two directed polymers with heterogeneity along the chain such that the interaction is random.
Directed polymers and Randomness
The random medium problem is better understood compared to the RANI model.
Directed polymers and Randomness
In the second type, the interaction (between say two chains) is random (RANI model).
Directed polymers and Randomness
In the RANI model, the randomness in the interaction may lead to a change in the phase transition behaviour shown by the polymers.
Directed polymers and Randomness
We first consider the random medium problem and then the random interaction (RANI) model.
Directed polymers and Randomness