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Shivaji

Syllabification: Shi·va·ji
Pronunciation: /ˈSHivəjē
 
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(also Sivaji)

Definition of Shivaji in English:

( 1627–80), Indian raja of the Marathas 1674–80. He raised a successful Hindu revolt against Muslim rule in 1659 and expanded Maratha territory.

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