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THE DUKE OF WELLINGTON, K.G.
DURING HIS VARIOUS CAMPAIGNS
INDIA, DENMARK, PORTUGAL, SPAIN, THE LOW
Explanation of Indian Terms, Titles, and Countries, which
occur in the Second and Third Volumes of this work, in addition to those specified at the Commencement of the First Volume.
army, in money. CAMAVISDAR. A native revenue
collector in Guzerat. Chinna. A sort of grain. COULTHEE. A grain for horses. CowlNAMAH. An agreement in
writing; a proclamation. DESHMOOK. An officer in the
Deccan, receiving ten per cent. upon the clear revenue of the
MATROSS. A bombardier.
officers of Tippoo's government;
NERRICK. Price current of the
Paddy. Rice in the husk.
tary head manager of a village,
Madras currency-2d. to 23d.
a gold, 3} to a rupee. Silver and gold coins of the same denomination are generally
of the value of 15 to 1. GARCE. A measure containing
4800 pucca seers, each seer two
pounds. GHEE. A kind of butter made
of buffalo's milk. GHURRY. A gong or bell upon
which the hour is struck; also a
wall flanked by towers. GOMASTAH, of Brinjarries. Agent
or commissioner. KURCH, Durbar. Court charges.
RAHDARRY an order of route and
supplies. RUSSALLAH of Horse. A divi.
sion or corps of; less than a
SHEKAR. A hunt.
cipal officers of state under the
ence of two rivers. As the Bri-