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

Examples of Jat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The occasion was the birth anniversary of Sir Chhotu Ram, a Hindu Jat leader widely revered by the peasantry in Punjab. Arunabh Saikia, Quartz, 2 Mar. 2021

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Word History


Hindi & Urdu Jāṭ

First Known Use

1622, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Jat was in 1622

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“Jat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Jat. Accessed 25 Sep. 2023.

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