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The agricultural season in South Asia in which rain is scarce and only irrigated crops are grown, with crops sown in October and November and harvested from March to May.

[Hindi rabī and Urdu rabī', from Arabic rabī', fourth part, spring; see rbʕ in Semitic roots.]


 (rŭ′bē) also Ra·bi·a (rə-bē′ə)
Either the third or the fourth month of the year in the Islamic calendar. See Table at calendar.

[Arabic rabī', spring, fourth; see rbʕ in Semitic roots.]


(Islam) either the third or the fourth month of the Muslim year, known as Rabia I and Rabia II respectively; the Muslim spring


(ˈrɑːbɪa) or


(Biography) full name Rabia al-Adawiyyah. c. 713–801 ad, Islamic saint, mystic, and religious leader; her teachings inspired the Sufi movement
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Ahly's doctor, Khaled Mahmoud, assured Ahly fans that their defender, Ramy Rabia, is in fine form.
Rabia Nasimi arrived at Dover in a lorry at age five, as her parents fled the Taliban in Afghanistan with three young children.
Superintendent Police (SP) Civil Lines Investigation Ali Raza, addressing a press conference here, said that a police team led by DSP Mughalpura Malik Zafar Javed arrested the accused of dacoity cum murder, Rabia, and her paramour, Yasir, besides recovering Rs 100,000 in cash and a pistol from them.
For Chaudhry Mohammad Aslam and wife Rabia Naveed, from Pakistan, Ramadan is a special time as their three children - daughters Zainab, 15, Ayesham, 13, and son Huzaifa, 11 - observe the fast along with them with exemplary devotion.
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A statement by the Office of the President said that Masum received, today, the Prince of the tribes of Rabia in Iraq and the Arab world, Mohammed Rabia Mohamed Habib, and discussed, during the interview the general situation in the country, especially the economic ones and the importance of the development of the agricultural sector in Iraq.
Il cede ensuite la parole a Abdelhamid Rabia qui a soutenu que [beaucoup moins que] le theatre a existe avant l'apparition de l'Islam.