guntha

A unit of land area = 121 square yards.

In Pakistan, 20th century, a unit of area, = 121 square yards (approximately 101.2 square meters).

United Nations, 1966.

 

In India, ? – 19th century,

Gunṭa, Goonṭa, Tel[ugu]. () A square land measure, equal to 121 square yards, or the fortieth part of an acre. A measuring rod or chain, which, squared, constitutes the measure also so named, forty of which make an acre. The survey of the ceded districts directed the measurements to be made in acres, goonṭas, and anas (or sixteenths).— 5th Rep. 787

H. H. Wilson, 1855, page 190.

 

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