Gaekwar
Gaekwar Gaek"war, n. [Also Gaikwar, Guicowar.] [Marathi g[=a]ekw[=a]r, prop., a cowherd.] The title of the ruling Prince of Baroda, in Gujarat, in Bombay, India. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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