Glossary - J

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Jagir, JaghirAn assignment of the Government revenue on a tract of land to families, individuals, or public officers....291
JagirdarOne who holds a jagir. The holder of any assignment of revenue. [Wilson’s glossary]344
JagirdariThe possession of rights of the holder of a jagir. [Wilson’s glossary]227
JahannamThe Mohammadan hell, consisting of seven divisions allotted respectively to wicked Mohammadans, Christians,...269
JaidadAssets, funds, resources, property, estate. Jaidad usually means immovable property, and when it is used...335
Jail HajatSee Hajat.277
JalmahalClosed fishery.224
Jamatotal, aggregate, deposit, debit or receipt side of an account. Rent or revenue payable by a zaminder...277
Jama KharachReceipts and disbursement; debits and credits of an account.[Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]281
Jama-bandiSettlement of the amount of revenue assessed upon an estate, a village, or district; a village or district...305