In India, ? – 19th century,

Kúdá-Bighá, H[indi]. (, from , to jump) A bíghá peculiar to Rohilkhand, measured, as to breadth, by the rope or chain, but as to length, by a certain number of leaps taken by the measurer : the area is equal to from 2½ to 3½ Kachcha-bíghás.

H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 298.

home | units index | search |  contact drawing of envelope |  contributors | 
help | privacy | terms of use