Definition of raja noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(less frequent rajah) noun
BrE BrE//ˈrɑːdʒə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrɑːdʒə//
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an Indian king or prince who ruled over a state in the past Word Originfrom Hindi rājā, Sanskrit rājan ‘king’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: raja