rais

noun
variants: or reis \ ˈrīs How to pronounce rais (audio) \
plural rais or reis

Definition of rais

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a Muslim ship's captain
2 : a Muslim chief or leader
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Definition of Rais (Entry 2 of 2)

: a people of Nepal who speak Kiranti

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History and Etymology for rais

Noun

French reis, from Arabic ra'īs chief, from ra's head

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“Rais.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rais. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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