In Brunei, Malaysia, Sabah, and Sarawak, 20th century, a unit of mass, = 400 pounds avoirdupois. (approximately 181.4 kilograms).
United Nations, 1966.
Bhárá. In Kamaon, India, ? – 19th century, a land measure = 2½ Bísís.
Bhárá, (?) H. A land measure = 2½ Bísís.—Kamaon.
H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 571.
In India, a unit of mass for gold, about 233.28 grams.
Bhár, or Bhárá, H. &c. (, S. , P. ) A load, a burthen. A rupee weight. A weight of gold equal to twenty tolas.
H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 77.
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