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Meaning of RE

Pronunciation:  [n]rey, [p]ree or rey

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization
  2. [n]  ancient hawk-headed Egyptian sun god; a universal creator
  3. [n]  a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum

RE is a 2 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: atomic number 75, Ra, ray, rhenium
 See Also: Egyptian deity, metal, metallic element, solfa syllable



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Re-\ [L. re-, older form (retained before vowels) red-: cf.
    F. re-, r['e]-.]
    A prefix signifying back, against, again, anew; as, recline,
    to lean back; recall, to call back; recede; remove; reclaim,
    to call out against; repugn, to fight against; recognition, a
    knowing again; rejoin, to join again; reiterate, reassure.
    Combinations containing the prefix re- are readily formed,
    and are for the most part of obvious signification.
  2. \Re\ (r[=a]). [It.] (Mus.)
    A syllable applied in solmization to the second tone of the
    diatonic scale of C; in the American system, to the second
    tone of any diatonic scale.
Computing Dictionary
  1. regular expression

  2. 1. The country code for Reunion.

    2. /re-/ (From "rehi") Hello again. A greeting originating in, and most often heard on, internet interactive conversation services.

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