Under the Peshwas, Baji Rao I and Balaji Rao
(A.D. 1720-61) the incursions of the Mahrattas extended as far north
as the Panjab.
 Barahdari, a room nominally with twelve doors.
 Shuja-ud-daula, son of Mansur ’Ali Khan,
Governor of Oudh: born A.D. 1731; succeeded his father, 1753. He was
present at the battle of Panipat in 1761: became Wazir of the
Emperor Shah ’Alam: defeated by the British at the battle of
Buxar, 1764: died at Faizabad, then his seat of government, 1775.
 Bandar [harbour] Kangun, a port on the west side
of the Persian
Gulf, about 100 miles west of Gombroon.
 Firangi Bagh, Franks’ Garden.
 Darzi, a tailor.
 Shaikh Muhammad.
 Baitu’l-faqir, ‘house of a holy man’.
 Dinar, Lat. denarius, a coin of
varying value: see Yule,
Hobson-Jobson, 317 f.
 Karwan, a caravan.
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