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Choose the correct option to complete the statements given below:
The two words that constitute the word 'janapada' mean______________.


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Citizens and foot


SOLUTION

The Sanskrit term janapada is a tatpurusha compound term, composed of two words: janas and pada. Jana means "people" or "subject". The word pada means "foot" from its earliest attestation, the word has had a double meaning of "realm, territory" and "subject population".



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