faujdari

noun
fauj·​da·​ri
variants: or foujdary \ -​rē \
plural faujdaris or foujdaries

Definition of faujdari

1 India : a faujdar's jurisdiction
2 India : a criminal court

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History and Etymology for faujdari

Hindi fawjdārī, from Persian, from fawjdār

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“Faujdari.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faujdari. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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