By T. S. Ravishankar, M.A., and Jai Prakash, M.A.
The figures refer to pages, and n after a figure to foot-notes. The following other abbreviations also
have been used ; au.= author ; Br. = Brāhmaṇa ; ca. = capital ; ch. = chief ; ci. = city ; co. = country ; com.= composer ; de. = deity ; dt. district or division ; do. = ditto ; dy. = dynasty ; engr.= engraver ; ep.= epithet ; f.=
family ; fe.= female ; feu.= feudatory ; gen. = general ; imp = imperial ; ins.= inscription, inscriptions ; k. =
king; lo.= locality ; l.m.= linear measure, land measure ; m.= male ; min. = minister ; mo.=mountain ; myth.=
mythological ; n.=name ; off.=office, officer ; peo.= people ; pr.=prince, princes ; q.=Queen ; reg. = region ;
rel. = religion ; ri. = river ; s.a. = same as ; S. = Sothern ; sur. = surname ; te.= temple ; t.d. = territorial divi¬sion ; tit.= title ; tk.= taluk ; tn., = town ; vi.= village ; W.=Western ; wk. = work ; wt, = weight.