The decan, at least the western part of it, belonged to Sind.
Thus there are at present four English renegadoes in the decan, besides many Portuguese.
A third of a sign, a "decan," was 10 degrees of longitude, corresponding to the "week" of ten days used in Egypt and in Greece.
In this country, in the kingdom of Adel Khan, and in the decan, those diamonds are found which are called of the old water.
They bring it made into powder in tubes of cane; and it is worth a great deal in Narsinga, Malabar, and decan.
the ruler of one of these zodiac sign divisions