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ra·nee

 (rä′nē)
n.
Variant of rani.

ranee

(ˈrɑːnɪ)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a variant spelling of rani

ra•ni

or ra•nee

(ˈrɑ ni, rɑˈni)

n., pl. -nis or -nees.
1. the wife of a rajah.
2. a title of female rulers corresponding to rajah.
[1690–1700; < Hindi rānī; compare Skt rājñī queen (feminine derivative of rājan king)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ranee - (the feminine of raja) a Hindu princess or the wife of a raja
aristocrat, blue blood, patrician - a member of the aristocracy
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