Glossary - J

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Jagir, JaghirAn assignment of the Government revenue on a tract of land to families, individuals, or public officers....273
JagirdarOne who holds a jagir. The holder of any assignment of revenue. [Wilson’s glossary]322
JagirdariThe possession of rights of the holder of a jagir. [Wilson’s glossary]210
JahannamThe Mohammadan hell, consisting of seven divisions allotted respectively to wicked Mohammadans, Christians,...251
JaidadAssets, funds, resources, property, estate. Jaidad usually means immovable property, and when it is used...309
Jail HajatSee Hajat.256
JalmahalClosed fishery.203
Jamatotal, aggregate, deposit, debit or receipt side of an account. Rent or revenue payable by a zaminder...257
Jama KharachReceipts and disbursement; debits and credits of an account.[Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]258
Jama-bandiSettlement of the amount of revenue assessed upon an estate, a village, or district; a village or district...284