Ra (disambiguation)


Ra (disambiguation)

RA or Ra can refer to:;People
* Registered Architect, a designer who is licensed by a government to practice architecture
* Research assistant, a graduate student employed by a college or university for the purpose of academic research
* Research associate, a post doctoral academic researcher
* Resident assistant, a college student charged with supervising students living in a residence hall
* Royal Academician a member of the Royal Academy, also known as the "Royal Academy of Arts"
* Ra (Stargate), a character from the film "Stargate", based on the Egyptian god.
* , a creature in Scandinavian mythology
* Alternate spelling of Roua, a Polynesian deity
* Ra (artist), the pseudonym of Raoul Sinier, a french digital painter and electronic musician
* Ra, a nickname, and US based signature couture fashion clothing line endorsed by Robin Arcuri, a supermodel and actress
* RA The Rugged Man

;Groups
* Registration authority, maintenance agency is a body given the responsibility of maintaining lists of codes
* Regulatory Affairs, a department in charge of government relations within regulated industries
* Regular Army, the permanent force of the United States Army that is maintained during peacetime
* Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA), as used by its sympathizers ("The 'RA")
* Rage Against the Machine, rock band from L.A.
* Rise Against, melodic hardcore band from Chicago, Illinois, USA
* Rowing Australia, the governing body for the sport of rowing in Australia.
* Royal Artillery, a Corps of the British Army
* Ra (Norwegian band), a Norwegian psytrance act
* Ra (U.S. band), an American rock band

;Places
* RA Nightclub at the Luxor Hotel in Las Vegas
* Robert Academy, the name for the former college section of Robert College of Istanbul
* Rolling Acres, a dead mall in Akron, OH
* Roosevelt Academy, a small liberal arts college located in Middelburg in the Netherlands
* Ra, Fiji, a province of Fiji
* Roosna-Alliku, Estonia

;Other
* Ra, the Sun-god of Ancient Egypt.
* Color rendering index The color rendering index (RA) is measured on a scale of 1 to 100. Light with just a single colour has a RA of 1 while natural sunlight has a RA of 100
* Ra (kana), the Japanese kana ら and ラ
* Radio altimeter
* Radium or Ra on the periodic table
* Ra (board game), a board game for three to five players designed by Reiner Knizia and based on ancient Egyptian culture
* Relation algebra, a type of mathematical structure
* RemoteAccess BBS software
* Resettlement Administration, a New Deal program under Franklin D. Roosevelt
* Resident Advisor, an online electronic music magazine dedicated to the global dance music scene
* Rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic, inflammatory autoimmune disorder that causes the immune system to attack the joints
* Right ascension, an astronomical term for one of the two coordinates of a point on the celestial sphere when using the equatorial coordinate system
* Right atrium, one of the four chambers of the heart
* "Rocket Arena", a free mod for the multiplayer first-person shooter Quake series
* Nepal Airlines, IATA code
* A half-step below Re on the solfege musical scale
* Ra I and Ra II, reed boats used by Thor Heyerdahl's transatlantic expeditions
* Rayleigh number, in physics
* The Winged Dragon of Ra, from the Japanese Yu-Gi-Oh franchise
* Ra Cailum class battleship, a class of spaceships in the Gundam anime universe
* The file extension of a RealAudio file
* The abbreviation for or its sequel
* The irreverent "Religious Advisor" of a Hash House Harriers club
* Ra (album), the first studio album by the group Utopia
* RA0 to RA4 are ISO 217 standard paper sizes
* Radhiallahu 'anhu
* Retinol also known as retinoic acid (RA)
* Réseau Albert - a group of metre gauge railways centred on Albert, Somme in France
* SJ Ra, a Swedish locomotive

See also

* RAH (disambiguation)
* RAS
* Ras (disambiguation)


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Disambiguation (audio) — Disambiguation refers to the process of splitting an audio stream into separate audio files. These files may or may not be tagged with metadata which gives information about the track, such as the title or artist. Contents 1 Software 1.1 TimeTrax …   Wikipedia

  • Disambiguation (metadata) — Disambiguation can mean the process of eliminating name ambiguity and name variation within a data set. This can be done by adding metadata records to the data set that unambiguously identify people and allow for alternate names. See also Data… …   Wikipedia

  • disambiguation — 1827; see DIS (Cf. dis ) + AMBIGUOUS (Cf. ambiguous) + ATION (Cf. ation). Disambiguate is a 1963 back formation …   Etymology dictionary

  • Disambiguation (disambiguation) — For information on disambiguation of topic names in Wikipedia, see Wikipedia:Disambiguation. Word sense disambiguation is the process of identifying the sense of a word in a sentence. Disambiguation may also refer to: Disambiguation (audio), the… …   Wikipedia

  • ! (disambiguation) — ! is a punctuation mark called an exclamation mark, exclamation point, ecphoneme, or bang. ! may also refer to: Contents 1 Mathematics and computers 2 Music 3 …   Wikipedia

  • ' (disambiguation) — The symbol is the apostrophe punctuation mark. The symbol may also refer to: Single quotation mark, , ‘, or ’ Ejective consonant or modifier letter apostrophe, ʼ ʻOkina, ʻ Modifier letter right half ring, ʾ Modifier letter left half ring, ʿ Prime …   Wikipedia

  • $ (disambiguation) — $ is the dollar or peso currency sign, primarily used to represent currencies. $ may also refer to: Contents 1 Currency 2 Mathematics and Computers …   Wikipedia

  • ( ) (disambiguation) — For the punctuation mark, see Bracket. ( ) or 2 parentheses may refer to: ( ), 2002 album by Sigur Rós ( ) (film), 2003 short film directed by Morgan Fisher The emoticon representing a hug The empty list in Lisp (programming language) The stage… …   Wikipedia

  • disambiguation — noun The removal of ambiguity. The lexical disambiguation relies on looking ahead to identify possible senses. Syn: clarification, enlightenment, illumination …   Wiktionary

  • disambiguation — noun clarification that follows from the removal of ambiguity • Derivationally related forms: ↑disambiguate • Hypernyms: ↑clarification, ↑elucidation, ↑illumination • Hyponyms: ↑lexical disambiguation …   Useful english dictionary

  • disambiguation — noun see disambiguate …   New Collegiate Dictionary