Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who holds a jaghir
  • n. A mayor

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The holder of a jaghir.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the East Indies, a person holding a jaghir. Also spelled jagheerdar.


From Persian جاگیردار (jâgîrdar, "jaghirdar") This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology. (Wiktionary)


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.