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Vaeeda (वईड़ा) is Gotra of Jats found in Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat. Vaayda (वायड़ा) (as pronounced locally in Gujarat) is found in Gujarat in Anjana Patels.


  • Vaya (वय) mentioned by Panini as an Ayudhajivi Sangha may be the origin of this clan.

Mention by Panini

Vayas (वयस), a warlike clan, is mentioned by Panini in Ashtadhyayi. [1]


V. S. Agrawala[2] mentions Sanghas known to Panini which includes - Vayas (वयस्), under Parshvadi (पर्शवादि) (V.3.117).

V. S. Agrawala[3] mentions Ayudhajivi Sanghas in the Ganapatha, which includes - Vaya (वय) which has not been identified.

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

Villages in Ratlam district

Villages in Ratlam district with population of this gotra are: Sujlana 1,

Distribution in Gujarat

Towns and Villages in Sabar Kantha district

Vaayda clan is found in Vijaynagar Taluka in Sabar Kantha district. They migrated from south Rajasthan to North Gujarat.[4] A few villages and towns are: 1) Kodiyawada, 2) Itawdi, 3) Dhadhvav, 4) Dantod, 5) Vijaynagar (Village & Taluka Headquarter),


Notable persons

External links


  1. V. S. Agrawala: India as Known to Panini, 1953, p.449
  2. V. S. Agrawala: India as Known to Panini, 1953, p.500
  3. India as Known to Panini,p.449
  4. Email by Ketan

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