n. tax collector in India, official responsible for taxation and revenues

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • tahsildar — /teuh seel dahr /, n. (in India) a collector for, or official of, the revenue department. Also, tahseeldar. [1790 1800; < Urdu < Pers, equiv. to tahsil collection ( < Ar) + dar agent suffix] * * * …   Universalium

  • tahsildar — is., Ar. taḥṣīl + Far. dār. 1) Bir kimse veya bir kuruluş adına para toplamakla görevli kimse, alımcı 2) Vergi toplayan görevli, alımcı, vergici …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • tahsildar — tah·sil·dar …   English syllables

  • tahsildar — (A. F.) [ راﺪﻠﻴﺼﺤﺕ ] vergi memuru …   Osmanli Türkçesİ sözlüğü

  • TAHSİLDÂR — f. Devlet gelirlerini vazifeli olarak toplayan, tahsil eden memur …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

  • tahsildar — |täsēl|där noun ( s) Etymology: Hindi taḥṣīldār, from Persian, from Arabic taḥṣīl + Persian dār having : a revenue officer in India …   Useful english dictionary

  • KABIZ-I MÂL — Tahsildar …   Yeni Lügat Türkçe Sözlük

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