What does jaghir mean?

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  1. jaghir(Noun)

    A village or district in India ruled over by a jaghirdar (mayor)

  2. Origin: From جاگیر.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jaghir(noun)

    a village or district the government and revenues of which are assigned to some person, usually in consideration of some service to be rendered, esp. the maintenance of troops

  2. Origin: [Per. jgr.]


  1. Jaghir

    A jaghir was a governance bestowed on Indian regional governors by their emperors. The jaghir composed of a smaller district within the empire, and was managed by the regional governor, or Jaghirdar.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jaghir

    Jaghire, ja-gēr′, n. the government revenues of a tract of land assigned with power to administer.—n. Jaghir′dar, the holder of such. [Hind.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Jaghir

    revenue from land or the produce of it, assigned in India by the Government to an individual as a reward for some special service.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaghir in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jaghir in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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