1ec8 rand Definition A free service provided by Writers Nexus International Writing Resources: New Novelist Software Writer Circles Author Me FirstWriter.com Novel Advice Robin's Nest for Writers The Scriptorium Women on Writing A Writer's Dictionary: Letter A Letter B Letter C Letter D Letter E Letter F Letter G Letter H Letter I Letter J Letter K Letter L Letter M Letter N Letter O Letter P Letter Q Letter R Letter S Letter T Letter U Letter V Letter W Letter X Letter Y Letter Z rand Definition Dictionary Home » Words Starting with R » rakishly ... random access » rand rand1noun rand, rands1. The standard monetary unit used in South Africa and some neighbouring countries. See also Krugerrand.Etymology: 1960s, adopted at decimalization: named after Witwatersrand, a large gold-mining area near Johannesburg, and related to rand2.rand2noun 1. A border or margin.2. A ridge overlooking a valley.Etymology: Anglo-Saxon rand. Click Here © Mick Sanderson 2004. Site designed and developed by Joe Herbert.