Samin

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Samin (सामिन) or Saman (सामन)[1] is a gotra of Jats. Samin clan is found in Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan.

Origin

Mention by Panini

Saman (सामन) is mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi. [2]

History

Sub divisions of Chauhan

Bhim Singh Dahiya[3] provides us list of Jat clans who were supporters of the Chauhan when they gained political ascendancy. The Samin clan supported the ascendant clan Chauhan and become part of a political confederacy.[4]

H. W. Bellew [5] writes that The Dreshak Baloch, a very ancient tribe in these parts, inhabit Rajanpur division of Dera Ghazi Khan , and comprise sections which include — Samin.

Population

Distribution

Saman clan is found in Thatta district in Sindh province of Pakistan.

Notable persons

References


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