zamindar

land owner

Zamindar

IndiaA landlord
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Zamindar

Zam`in┬Ědar' noun [ Hind. zemīndār , zamīndār , a landholder, Persian zamīndār ; zamīn land dār holding.] A landowner; also, a collector of land revenue; now, usually, a kind of feudatory recognized as an actual ...
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Zamindar

• (n.) A landowner; also, a collector of land revenue; now, usually, a kind of feudatory recognized as an actual proprietor so long as he pays to the government a certain fixed revenue.
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zamindar

in India, a holder or occupier (dr) of land (zamn). The root words were Persian, and the resulting name was widely used wherever Persian influence ... [5 related articles]
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Zamindar

[disambiguation] Zamindar is a taxation system in India and Pakistan. Zamindar may also refer to: == Places == ...
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Zamindar

A zamindar on the Indian subcontinent was an aristocrat, typically hereditary, who held enormous tracts of land and held control over the peasants, from whom the zamindars reserved the right to collect tax (often for military purposes). Over time, they took princely and royal titles such as Maharaja (Great King), Rana (King), Rai (King) Raja (King...
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Zamindar

[newspaper] Zamindar was an Indian Muslim newspaper in the Urdu language. The founding editor of this newspaper was Zafar Ali Khan, a poet, intellectual, writer, Muslim nationalist and supporter of All India Muslim League`s Pakistan Movement. The newspaper was the mouthpiece of Indian Muslims, Muslim Nationalists and Pakistan Movement durin...
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