Drömpt [German]

In the northeastern portion of German-speaking Europe, ? - 19th centuries, a unit of capacity used for grains, varying by locality and with the type of grain. Also spelled Droemt, Drömt. Compare the Danish drømt.

Locale Grain Approximate
size in liters
Mecklenburg-Schwerin   466.2
Lübeck¹ wheat, rye 400.9
oats 470.8
Rostock and Wismar¹ wheat, rye 466.7
oats 525.8
Szczecin (Stettin)¹ old measure 619.8
legal measure 659.5
Stralsund, Greifswald   467.5

1. Doursther, 1840

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