Raj and Rajya mean "royalty" or "kingdom" in many Sanskrit and Hindu languages. Also, Raj is a Polish and Serbian word meaning "Paradise" or "Heaven".
Famous quotes containing the word raj:
“Dogmatic toleration is nonsense: I would no more tolerate the teaching of Calvinism to children if I had power to persecute it than the British Raj tolerated suttee in India. Every civilized authority must draw a line between the tolerable and the intolerable.”
—George Bernard Shaw (18561950)