qazi

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qazi (plural qazis)

  1. Alternative spelling of qadi.
    • 2004: Farhat Hasan, State and Locality in Mughal India: Power Relations in Western India, Circa 1572-1730
      Almost all towns in the Mughal empire had a qazi, who was directly appointed by the imperial court, usually on the recommendations of the chief sadr.