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geezerjazz

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Wikipedia says it means "royal instrument". Google translate recognizes shahi as royal, but it doesn't recognize baaja at all.
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David Russell Watson

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Bājā means "musical instrument". 

See https://dsal.uchicago.edu/cgi-bin/app/platts_query.py?page=118

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geezerjazz

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Thanks David. Google translate doesn’t seem to recognize transliterated Hindi. 
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Sanjeeb

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A musical instrument used in the royal courts of kings and emperors.
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