from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either the third or the fourth month of the year in the Islamic calendar. See Table at calendar.
- Rabi, Isidor Isaac 1898-1988. Austrian-born American physicist. He won a 1944 Nobel Prize for his study of magnetic movement of atomic particles.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An obsolete spelling of rabbi.
- n. The great grain-crop of Hindustan, consisting of wheat, barley, oats, and millet.
Arabic rabī', spring, fourth; see rbʿ in Semitic roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)