malikana

noun ma·li·ka·na \ˌmälə̇ˈkänə\

Definition of malikana

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a fee paid to a malik by way of rent or duty on land

  2. 2 :  a pension or allowance granted by the government to a malik

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Origin and Etymology of malikana

Hindi mālikāna, literally, proprietary, from Persian, from Arabic mālik


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