Glossary - J

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Jagir, JaghirAn assignment of the Government revenue on a tract of land to families, individuals, or public officers....312
JagirdarOne who holds a jagir. The holder of any assignment of revenue. [Wilson’s glossary]364
JagirdariThe possession of rights of the holder of a jagir. [Wilson’s glossary]241
JahannamThe Mohammadan hell, consisting of seven divisions allotted respectively to wicked Mohammadans, Christians,...288
JaidadAssets, funds, resources, property, estate. Jaidad usually means immovable property, and when it is used...359
Jail HajatSee Hajat.300
JalmahalClosed fishery.252
Jamatotal, aggregate, deposit, debit or receipt side of an account. Rent or revenue payable by a zaminder...292
Jama KharachReceipts and disbursement; debits and credits of an account.[Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]307
Jama-bandiSettlement of the amount of revenue assessed upon an estate, a village, or district; a village or district...326