Origin of the name RAIS.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name RAIS.
RAIS (رئیس). Arabic
name, derived from the vocabulary word rais, meaning "chief." (The
Stanford Dictionary of Anglicised Words and Phrases, Haldeman,
... I was preparing to
withdraw. But Abu Isy prevented me, and immediately ordered
Mashdud, together with Rakeek and Rais, two musicians, whose fame
was almost equal to Mashdud's, to be called in... (Arabian Poetry for
English Readers, Clouston, 1881)