Glossary - B

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Babbakiya, BabbuliyaA hanger on about courts of law, ready to give false testimony, or to bring false and malicious charges...361
BabuA Hindu title of address, equivalent to Sir or Mr., given to gentlemen, clerks etc. formerly applied...366
Babu, BabooA general title of respect attached to natives in Bengal. [P Ramanatha Aiyer’s The Law Lexicon]331
BadagiA carpenter. One of the village artisans. [P Ramanatha Aiyer’s The Law Lexicon]370
BadiA plaintiff, a complainant, a suitor. An advocate, one who states a plaint, whether for himself or another....374
BadrakhSafe conduct under armed protection; a guide, an agent.[P Ramanatha Aiyer’s The Law Lexicon]368
Badshahee SanadA royal grant, a written document conveying lands or titles from the ruling power. [P Ramanatha Aiyer’s...373
Badshahi, BadshaheeRoyal. As applied to tenures, it denoted land, held under a royal grant, or in the language of the regulations,...375
BaghA garden, an orchard, a plantation, more particularly a pleasure garden with a summer house or palace,...351
BaghayatiFit for, or relating to, garden cultivation; Land having much garden ground; raised on garden ground....349