Ancient Egypt
dynastic units of length

See also Ptolemaic units.

iteru

khet

200

meh

100

20,000

meh scherer

1 1/6

116 2/3

23,333 1/3

remen

1 1/5

1 2/5

140

28,000

djeser

1 1/4

1 2/5

1 3/4

175

35,000

pedj aa

1 1/7

1 3/7

1 5/7

2

200

40,000

pedj scherer

1 1/6

1 1/3

1 2/3

2

2 1/3

233 1/3

46,666 2/3

schesepuj

2 2/3

2

3

350

70,000

amem

1 1/3

2 2/3

3 1/9

2 2/3

3 1/3

4

4 2/3

466 2/3

84,000

schesep

2

3

4

5

6

7

700

140,000

djeba

4

6

8

12

14

16

20

24

28

2800

560,000

18.75
mm

7.5
cm

11.25
cm

15
cm

22.5
cm

26.25
cm

30
cm

37.5
cm

45
cm

52.5
cm

52.5
m

10.5
km

The values are approximations; in addition, they differed in the various dynasties.

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