Definition of Jaghir. Meaning of Jaghir. Synonyms of Jaghir

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Jaghir. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Jaghir and, of course, Jaghir synonyms and on the right images related to the word Jaghir.

Definition of Jaghir

Jaghir
Jaghir Ja"ghir, n. [Per. j[=a]g[=i]r.] A village or district the government and revenues of which are assigned to some person, usually in consideration of some service to be rendered, esp. the maintenance of troops. [Written also jaghire, jagir, etc.] [India] --Whitworth.

Meaning of Jaghir from wikipedia

- A jagir (IAST: Jāgīr), also spelled as jageer, was a type of feudal land grant in the Indian subcontinent at the foundation of its Jagirdar (Zamindar)...
- a jaghir, a fief given for the lifetime of its holder, against a payment in return to the imperial treasury. At the death of its holder, the jaghir reverted...
- firman to his father and Desingh took formal possession of his father's jaghir on ground of his hereditary right. Desingh did not receive a warm welcome...
- Bundi captured Kota in 1264 AD, and Kota became a part of Bundi as the Jaghir (land grant) of the eldest prince of Bundi. Kota became a separate state...
- immediately (Guntur, the fifth, having been granted to the nizam's son as a jaghir, was to be delivered upon the son's death) in exchange for 7 lakh rupees...
- tortured to disclose their treasure; cities, towns and villages ransacked; jaghirs and provinces purloined: these were the ‘delights’ and ‘religions’ of the...
- Bengali War of 1756–1757, the Company ****igned it to Lord Clive as a personal Jaghir (zamindari) and after his death it again came under the direct authority...
- Hyder Ali was rewarded by Devaraja, the Prime Minister of Mysore, with the jaghir (regional governorship) of Bangalore. Logan, William (2006). Malabar Manual...
- his role in these activities Hyder Ali was rewarded by Devaraja with the jaghir (regional governorship) of Bangalore. In 1758 Hyder Ali successfully forced...
- partly as an incentive, Tipu Sultan settled upon Ravi Varma a pension and a jaghir in 1786. The peace was soon broken and Tipu sent 6,000 troops under Mon...
Loading...