Sihmar

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Sihmar (सिहमार)[1] [2] Sihumar (सिहुमार)[3] Shihmar (शीहमार)[4] Sinhmar (सिंहमार)[5] is Jat Gotra in Punjab. Originally Kalhar, this gotra of Jats found in Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh. Sinhmar is branch of Chauhan.

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Origin

  • Sinhmar Gotra derives name from persons who killed Lions.[6]

History

Sub divisions of Chauhan

Bhim Singh Dahiya[7] provides us list of Jat clans who were supporters of the Chauhan when they gained political ascendancy. The Sihmar clan supported the ascendant clan Chauhan and become part of a political confederacy.[8]

Bhim Singh Dahiya[9] provides us - Clan Identification Chart:

S.No. Present Central Asian names Indian name
14. Simarchim Sihmar (Jats)

Distribution in Haryana

Villages in Jind district

Gatauli, Rajana Khurd,

Villages in Bhiwani district

Bhiwani district,

Villages in Rohtak district

Rohtak district,

Distribution in Rajasthan

Nagaur district,

Distribution in Uttar Pradesh

Saharanpur district,

Distribution in Punjab

Sihumar population is 90 in Patiala district. [10]

Villages in Firozpur district

Sihmar clan found in : Abohar, Fazilka,

Notable Persons

  • Nitish Singh Sinhmar - Working Professional.

See also

References

  1. B S Dahiya:Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study), p.243, s.n.220
  2. Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Jat Clan in India,p.243,s.n. 220
  3. History and study of the Jats/Chapter 10
  4. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. श-18
  5. History and study of the Jats/Chapter 10
  6. Mahipal Arya, Jat Jyoti, August 2013,p. 14
  7. Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Appendices/Appendix I,p.316-17
  8. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/J,p.375-76
  9. Jats the Ancient Rulers (A clan study)/Appendices/Appendix II,p.330
  10. History and study of the Jats. By Professor B.S Dhillon.p.126



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