Jat

noun
\ ˈjät How to pronounce Jat (audio) \

Definition of Jat

: a member of an Indo-Aryan people of the Punjab and Uttar Pradesh

First Known Use of Jat

1622, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Jat

Hindi & Urdu Jāṭ

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“Jat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jat. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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