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EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of رَاعَ(rāʿa, to appeal to, to delight, to please; to terrify)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

رَائِع (rāʾiʿ) (feminine رَائِعَة(rāʾiʿa), common plural رُوَّع(ruwwaʿ), masculine plural رَائِعُونَ(rāʾiʿūna), feminine plural رَائِعَات(rāʾiʿāt) or رَوَائِع(rawāʾiʿ))

  1. (obsolete or dated) terrifying, frightening, awe-inspiring
  2. great, wonderful

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