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  • n. Alternative form of subadar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A viceroy; a governor of a subah; also, a native captain in the British native army.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Originally, a lord of a subah or province; hence, a local commandant or chief officer.
  • n. The chief native officer of a company of sepoys.

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