Meaning of Rai Sahib in English:

Rai Sahib

noun

  • An honorific title awarded in British India and the Republic of India.

Pronunciation

Rai Sahib

/ˌrʌɪ ˈsɑːb/ /ˌrʌɪ ˈsɑː(h)ɪb/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Geographical Journal. From Hindi rāy sāhab, honorific title awarded in British India from rāy + sāhab.