Definition of Jagir

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of jaghir) ¹



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Definition of Jagir

1. jaghir [n -S] - See also: jaghir

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jagir

jaggheries
jagghery
jaggier
jaggies
jaggiest
jaggily
jagging
jaggs
jaggy
jaghir
jaghirdar
jaghirdars
jaghire
jaghires
jaghirs
jagir (current term)
jagirs
jagless
jagoff
jagoffs
jagoite
jagowerite
jagra
jagras
jags
jagua
jagua palm
jaguar
jaguarlike
jaguarondi

Literary usage of Jagir

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1. A Collection of Treaties, Engagements, and Sanads Relating to India and by India Foreign and Political Dept (1893)
"... has been graciously granted to you in jagir. Live there in peace. Never join in any sedition and be on good terms with the Sirkar. ..."

2. A Collection of Treaties, Engagements, and Sanads Relating to India and ...by India Foreign and Political Dept by India Foreign and Political Dept (1893)
"jagir guaranteed to Ghafur Khan by the treaty of ... Succession to the jagir to go to the male relatives of ..."

3. The History of India: The HindĂș and Mahometan Periods by Mountstuart Elphinstone, Edward Byles Cowell (1866)
"... when it was agreed that he was to share with the king whatever conquests he made beyond his father's jagir, and that the king was to supply him with a ..."

4. The Imperial Gazetteer of India by Sir William Wilson Hunter (1885)
"A considerable portion of the tract is still held in jagir by the representative of the line. East of this long Siwalik ridge, the open valley of the ..."

5. Report on the First Regular Land Revenue Settlement of the Bannu District in by Septimus Smet Thorburn (1879)
"The modification was the reduction of the one-third share in the alum proceeds to a one-sixth share. From that time until last year the jagir consisted of ..."

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