Glossary - S

Displaying 1-10 of 169 results.
SabhaAn assembly, an assemblage of persons of rank or respectability, or the place in which they assemble,...234
SadaqahA gift by a Mahomedan made with the object of acquiring religious merit. [Mitra’s Legal & Commercial...229
SadarA town.   Chief, supreme, highest. [Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]   Principal, chief; eminence,...215
Sadar-AdalatChief Court or High Court; sometimes means District Court. [Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]219
Sadharan, SadharanaThat which is common, as a common property, a specific or genuine charter, possessions in common; the...238
SadiMarriage; marriage ceremony. [Mitra’s Legal & Commercial Dictionary]201
SadrThe sum total of revenue payable to the government direct exclusive of charges of collection. [Wilson’s...214
Sadr nizamat adalatThe chief Criminal Court under the East India Company.531
Sadr-adalatThe Supreme Court, the name of the highest court established under the East India Company in each Presidency....251
Sadr-aminA chief commissioner or arbitrator, a native civil judge. [P Ramanatha Aiyer’s The Law Lexicon]283