Origin of Oriya
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Just then an Oriya servant of the Muslim had visited Katak in disguise.Chaitanya's Life And Teachings|Krishna das Kaviraja
In their marriage ceremonies, they conform to the Telugu type, with certain variations adopted from the Oriya ceremonial.
It is suggested that the name is derived from the Oriya jagiba, watching, as some are village crop-watchers.
It remained comparatively unaffected either by the Oriya immigration on the east, or by the later influx of Mahrattas on the west.
By the Mattiyas, and other Oriya castes, the ghorojavai (house son-in-law) custom is practiced.