Glossary Part Q


Qila Dīdār Singh in manuscript and on the date-stamp. It was a postal location southwest of Gujrānwāla in Punjab. Qal'a ~ fortification, citadel, but popularly spelt Qila.

qasba(h) ~ village, market town. In scan, dar qasba(h) Amritsar ~ to the ‘old-city’ of Amritsar.

dar qasba(h) Amritsar Kaţra ‘Ahluwala’.

Yārqand. Yarkand with a -q-. Dated 9 māh sāvan az Yarqand, from a 23 July 1889 cover.

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