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Definition of the noun ragi

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noun - plural: ragis

  1. East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient

Person

Ragi is an actor.

Miscellanea

Ragi: A ragi at a Sikh gurudwara is a person who can sing shabads in different ragas as prescribed as in Sri Guru Granth Sahib. There are 31 ragas included in Shri Guru Granth Sahib. Unfortunately, today very few Ragis know even any one of the Ragas completely. The trend of singing Shabads on a Flim-song-styled tune is continuing after the fast emergence of Bollywood Music from 1940 onwards.

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Google previewHow the Banana Goes to Heaven (2010)

by Ratna Rajaiah

Ragi is a hardy crop that can grow with little water and little help from fertilizers. ~ The Defence Food Research Laboratory of India (under the aegis of the Defence Research and Development Organization) has developed ragi-based ...

Google previewFood: Facts And Principles (2001)

by N. Shakuntala O. Manay

Uses: Ragi is the principal food grain of the rural population in India, especially in the Southern Region. It is usually converted...

Google previewPrincely India Re-imagined (2013)

A Historical Anthropology of Mysore from 1799 to the present by Aya Ikegame

Ragi is a kind of dark-coloured millet, which even now is widely consumed in rural areas in southern Karnataka.

Google previewA dictionary of the Sunda language of Java (1862)

by Jonathan Rigg

Ragi, a native preparation made of rice flour, onions, sugar and some other trifies of spicery, which acts as a yeast or ferment in preparing 'l'apai, which see, used only on occasions of native festivities. Raga, C. 589, lust, passion, affection, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Gossypium to Linociera (1890)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

such as turmeric, ragi, kambu, &c., in the latter with chain»: and kambu. In gardens, as a mixed ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Brewing (2013)

In addition, an alcoholic beverage form also exists which is made from steamed glutinous rice and a starter (called ragi) which contains rice and a mixture of moulds, yeasts and bacteria. The process of manufacture is reminiscent of saké and ...

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Scrabble value of R1A1G2I1

The value of this 4-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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