pěrsinggahan bumi [Malay]

Pěrsinggahan bumi : a measure of length often met with in old romances, possibly a parasang (Pers. farsang); Ht. Sh. Kub. ; Ht. Hamz., 58 ; Ht. Gul. Bak., 24, 65. Persinggahan is also used of a rest house or temporary place of abode on a journey; Ht. Perb. Jaya; Ht. Ind. Jaya. The kindred word pasanggerahan is the Javanese and more common form of this word.

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Wilkinson, 1902, page 389.


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