Glossary of Revenue Terms

Scope and Content

Bound volume compiled by various officers containing glossaries of revenue terms for the Indian districts of:

  • Agra
  • Allahabad
  • Azamgarh (Azimghur)
  • Betul (Baitool)
  • Bijnor
  • Delhi (Dehlee)
  • Kanpur (Cawnpore)
  • Etawah
  • Fatehpur (Futtehpore)
  • Ghazipur (Ghazeepoor)
  • Gorakhpur (Goruekpoor)
  • Hoshangabad (Hoshungabad)
  • Jabalpur (Jubulpoor)
  • Jaunpur (Jownpoor)
  • Kanpur (Cawnpore)
  • Kumaon
  • Mathura (Muttra)
  • Meerut
  • Mirzapur
  • Moradabad (south)
  • Narsinghpur (Nursingpoor)
  • Pilibhit (Pilibhut)
  • Saharanpur (Suharanpoor)
  • Shahjahanpur (Shahjihanpore)

These show the local dialect words for the terms required by the administrators.

Geographical Names