Glossary - J

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Jagir, JaghirAn assignment of the Government revenue on a tract of land to families, individuals, or public officers....278
JagirdarOne who holds a jagir. The holder of any assignment of revenue. [Wilson’s glossary]329
JagirdariThe possession of rights of the holder of a jagir. [Wilson’s glossary]215
JahannamThe Mohammadan hell, consisting of seven divisions allotted respectively to wicked Mohammadans, Christians,...256
JaidadAssets, funds, resources, property, estate. Jaidad usually means immovable property, and when it is used...316
Jail HajatSee Hajat.261
JalmahalClosed fishery.206
Jamatotal, aggregate, deposit, debit or receipt side of an account. Rent or revenue payable by a zaminder...264
Jama KharachReceipts and disbursement; debits and credits of an account.[Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]266
Jama-bandiSettlement of the amount of revenue assessed upon an estate, a village, or district; a village or district...290