In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1rani feminineesposa del rajá feminine
- The brothers are now working on a view of the cultural scene in a palace - the raja playing the sitar, the rani dancing.
- The rajas, ranis, peshwas and nawabs had their own cohorts, extended to include the mutinous sepoys.
- When her fort was under siege by the British, the rani escaped from the besieged fort in disguise, reminiscent of Shivaji's escape from Aurangzeb's imprisonment.
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