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  • n. Plural form of rath.

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Examples

  • Thousands of devotees pulled specially made chariots called raths in a grand procession.

    Today’s Photos: June 24

  • State cabinet spokesman and Health and Tourism Minister Jaynarayan Vyas and Minister for Youth and Cultural Affairs Fakirbhai Vaghela said the special "raths" by converting the tractors would visit every village carrying with them the saga of the State's development since its inception and would be preceded by village-level competitions and various programmes to create an awareness among the rural masses about the progress of the State.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Called modern-day 'raths', the chariots that once drove fighters to battle, these converted caravans equipped with all facilities are helping top politicians ride the campaign trail in the gruelling elections.

    Elections - fresh news by plazoo.com

  • Time that has but left the lesser gods to haunt the hills and raths, has doubtless taken much that might have made us understand.

    Later Articles and Reviews

  • Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe.

    Cornelius Hunter and the Mystery of the Missing Scientific Theory - The Panda's Thumb

  • Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. fnxtr

    Cornelius Hunter and the Mystery of the Missing Scientific Theory - The Panda's Thumb

  • Conan, stop talking about raths don't ask and do this please.

    Archive 2008-04-01

  • And, although I've largely quit participating in such meme-ish events and know well that when Louis Carrol wrote, "And the mome raths outgrabe," he actually meant, "and the meme routes sour grapes," I was tempted to participate in this online event because I love meatloaf, and yet, unlike so many traditional American dishes, this one I feel — for some reason — more than willing to play with.

    National Meatloaf Day: Greek Lamb Meatloaf

  • Strange green raths are to be seen commonly in the country, above all by the kirkyards; barrows of the dead, standing stones; beside these, the faint, durable footprints and handmarks of the Roman; and an antiquity older perhaps than any, and still living and active — a complete Celtic nomenclature and a scarce-mingled Celtic population.

    Lay Morals

  • For at an early period the Danes had invaded Ireland, and had subdued it, and, though eventually driven out, had left behind them an enduring remembrance in the minds of the people, who loved to speak of their strength and their stature, in evidence of which they would point to the ancient raths or mounds where the old Danes were buried, and where bones of extraordinary size were occasionally exhumed.

    Lavengro

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  • A conversation with Humpty Dumpty in Through the Looking-Glass:

    "And then mome raths?» said Alice. "I'm afraid I'm giving you a great deal of trouble."

    «Well, a rath is a sort of green pig: but mome(...)"

    July 18, 2008