maharani maharani

Definition(s):

  • (n) a great rani; a princess in India or the wife of a maharaja

Usage(s):

  1. The maharani, a lady of conventional morals, is against the match, and she obviously has a friend in the studio's special-effects department.
  2. The Maharani of Cooch Behar did, with the help of a truck.
  3. She has the furs of a czarina, the jewels of a maharani.

Quotes

  1. An avid blogger on the micro-blogging site Twitter, Priyanka wrote, "RIP Maharani Gayatri Devi. U were the epitome of grace, courage and beauty.A true inspiration to millions. I am privileged to have met u..."
    on Jul 30, 2009 By: Priyanka Chopra Source: NDTV.com

  2. "It used to take me 60 minutes of lonely walking to reach SDB College for my classes from Maharani Amrit Kaur Bhavan, which was utilised by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences as a guest house," Karzai said after receiving a rapturous...
    on Nov 15, 2006 By: Hamid Karzai Source: Times of India

  3. "The day ends with some concern for Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur. She is quite unwell and has been admitted to hospital. One of the most beautiful women in the world, a friend, a gentle and generous host to me on several of my trips to her...
    on Jul 20, 2009 By: Amitabh Bachchan Source: Press Trust of India

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