rek [Bengali]

In India, ? – 19th century,

Rek, Beng. ( ) A measure of a sér and a quarter; also a basket used to measure grain : in Sylhet, a land measure, a square of three cubits, four of which are equal to one Jet.

H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 443.

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