Dahar

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For village Dahar see Dahar Panipat

Dahar (दहड़)[1] Dahar (दाहर)[2] is Jat Gotra. Dahar (डाहर)[3] [4] is a Muslim Jat clan found in Shahpur, Pakistan. [5]

Dahar (दहर) Jat tribe, akin to the Langah, found in Multan. [6]

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History

H.A. Rose[7] refers Maclagan who describes Bhuttas as a Jat or Rajput clan found in Multan tahsil and allied to the Langahs, etc., Bhutta, Langah, Dahar, Shajra and Naich, being said to be sons of Mahli in the couplet : —

Saghi, jihāndi dādi, Sodi jihāndi mā,
Mahli jāi panj putr — Dahar, Bhutta, Langah, Naich, Shajra.

Distribution in Pakistan

Distribution in Bahawalpur State

Population

According to 1911 census the Bipar were the principal Muslim Jat clan in Bahawalpur State with population of Bipar (508) . [8]

Notable persons

References

  1. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. द-49
  2. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. द-76
  3. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. ड-50
  4. O.S.Tugania:Jat Samuday ke Pramukh Adhar Bindu,p.41,s.n. 1033
  5. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/D, p.219
  6. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/D, p.219
  7. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/B , p.109
  8. Census Of India 1911 Volume xiv Punjab Part 2 by Pandit Narikishan Kaul

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