Glossary - J

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Jagir, JaghirAn assignment of the Government revenue on a tract of land to families, individuals, or public officers....305
JagirdarOne who holds a jagir. The holder of any assignment of revenue. [Wilson’s glossary]355
JagirdariThe possession of rights of the holder of a jagir. [Wilson’s glossary]236
JahannamThe Mohammadan hell, consisting of seven divisions allotted respectively to wicked Mohammadans, Christians,...281
JaidadAssets, funds, resources, property, estate. Jaidad usually means immovable property, and when it is used...349
Jail HajatSee Hajat.294
JalmahalClosed fishery.246
Jamatotal, aggregate, deposit, debit or receipt side of an account. Rent or revenue payable by a zaminder...288
Jama KharachReceipts and disbursement; debits and credits of an account.[Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]294
Jama-bandiSettlement of the amount of revenue assessed upon an estate, a village, or district; a village or district...322