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(in India) a peasant or tenant farmer
[C17: from Hindi ra'īyat, from Arabic ra'īyah flock, peasants, from ra'ā pasture]


(ˈraɪ ət)

(in India) a tenant farmer; peasant.
[1615–25; < Hindi raiyat < Persian < Arabic ra‘īyah subjects, literally, flock]
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Unlike the Zamindari system, under the Ryotwari system settlement was made not with the Zamindar or any other intermediary but directly with the ryot (cultivator/peasants) of the land who enjoyed all rights in the land subject to regular payment of land revenue to the government.
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This conjunction was established well before the civil war: in The Gallants Burden, a Paul's Cross sermon of Lent 1612, Thomas Adams saw the epicure as moving from one to the next: "First, they visit the Tauerne, then the Ordinarie, then the Theater, and end in the Stewes, from Wine to Ryot, from that to the Playes and from them to Harlots.
Clear to the ryot was that a strategy of confronting the saukar through the courts usually ended disastrously.
Women who 'lyuen in ryot daunsynge and lepynge in nyztis and slepe out of resoun on [thorn]e morewe and forzeten god and his drede' (fol.