Raka sentence example
- of its course), and the Raka Tsanpo and Kyi-chu (or river of Lhasa) below.
- The Raka Tsanpo is a lateral affluent, flowing for 200 m.
- Then it diverges northwards into the lateral valley of the Raka, until the Raka joins the Brahmaputra below Janglache.
- In military and naval use "to rake" means to enfilade, to fire so that the shot may pass lengthwise along a ship, a line of soldiers, entrenchments, &c. In the nautical sense of the projection or slope of a ship's bows or stern or the inclination of a mast, the word is apparently an adaptation of the Scandinavian raka, to reach, in the sense of reach forward.