Raya may refer to:


  • Raya, Nepal, village in NW Nepal
  • Raya, Simalungun, town in Indonesia
  • Raya, Uttar Pradesh, India


  • Raya (country subdivision), administrative unit of the Ottoman Empire
  • Raya or Rayah, a member of the tax-paying lower class in the Ottoman Empire
  • Raya, an Indian title related to Raja and Raaya


  • Joseph Raya, Melkite Greek Catholic archbishop
  • Raya and Sakina, Egypt's most famous serial killers


  • Rayas, a sweet style of sherry
  • Raya, a nickname for the given name Raisa

Other articles related to "raya":

Simalungun Protestant Christian Church - History
... On September 2, 1903 they arrived at Pematang Raya to begin their mission among the Simalungunese ... sending mission was effectively started in 1904 with August Theis at Pematang Raya and Guillaume at Purba Saribu (western part of Simalungun). 1909 did the first Simalungunese Christian baptism occurred at Pematang Raya ...
Raya (country Subdivision)
... Raya or Raia is a term used in Romanian historiography to refer to former territories of the mediaeval principalities of Wallachia and Moldavia held under the direct administration of the Ottoman Empire, as ... Though mainly populated by Christian populations, a raya was ruled according to Ottoman law ...
Peda Venkata Raya
... Peda Venkata Raya), the grandson of Aliya Rama Raya became the King of Vijayanagara Empire from 1632–1642 ...
Raya, Simalungun
... Raya is a town in North Sumatra province of Indonesia and it is the seat (capital) of Simalungun Regency ...
Tirumala Deva Raya
... Tirumala Deva Raya (1565–1572 CE) was the first Crowned King of the Vijayanagara Empire from the Aravidu Dynasty ... He was the younger brother of Aliya Rama Raya and son-in-law of Krishna Deva Raya ... When Rama Raya was killed in the Talikota battle in 1565 he immediately emptied the treasury and fled the capital to taking with him the Royal family and the minor crown prince ...