ragi
noun Etymology: perhaps from Deccan Hindi rāgī Date: 1792 an Old World cereal grass (Eleusine coracana) yielding a staple food crop especially in India and Africa; also the seeds of ragi used for food

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  • Ragi — steht für: Fingerhirse Religiöser Sänger in einem Gurdwara, Ragi Jatha heisst die ganze Gruppe. Ragi ist der Name folgender Orte: Ragi (Sagiada), Griechenland Siehe auch: Raggi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ragi — or raggee [rag′ē] n. [Hindi rāgī < Sans rāgin, red, akin to rāga: see RAGA] a cereal grass (Eleusine corocana) of Africa and India whose grain is a staple food …   English World dictionary

  • Ragi — Ragi, Pflanze, s. Eleusine …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • răgi — RĂGÍ vb. IV v. rage. Trimis de claudia, 12.11.2007. Sursa: DEX 98 …   Dicționar Român

  • ragi — /rag ee/, n. a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in the Old World for its grain. Also, raggee, raggy. [1785 95; said to be < Deccan Hindi ragi] * * * …   Universalium

  • ragi — rag•i or rag•gee [[t]ˈræg i, ˈrɑ gi[/t]] n. pln a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in the Old World for its grain • Etymology: 1785–95; said to be < Deccan Hindi rāgī …   From formal English to slang

  • ragi — /ˈrægi/ (say ragee) noun a cereal grass, Eleusine coracana, cultivated in Asia and Africa for its grain. Also, raggee, raggy. {Hindi rāgī} …   Australian English dictionary

  • rāgi — रागि …   Indonesian dictionary

  • ragi — ra·gi …   English syllables

  • ragi — noun East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient • Syn: ↑finger millet, ↑ragee, ↑African millet, ↑coracan, ↑corakan, ↑kurakkan, ↑Eleusine coracana • Hyper …   Useful english dictionary

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