Dictionary

ragi

noun ra·gi \ˈra-gē, ˈrä-\

Definition of RAGI

:  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

Origin of RAGI

perhaps from Deccan Hindi rāgī
First Known Use: 1792

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: ragingPrevious Word in the Dictionary: raggy (adjective)All Words Near: ragi
March 27, 2015
quiescent Hear it
Tranquilly at rest or causing no trouble
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears