In Denmark, ? — 18ᵗʰ century, a unit of mass or capacity, depending on the commodity. It represents a cart-load.

bondelæs -- farmer's cart-load.

borgerlæs -- town cart-load.

Sources Period mass of 1 læs in lispund
large small
decrees 1716-1727 30  
army fodder purchases 1789-1792 32  
estate account books 1745-1799 32  
chief of police, Copenhagen 1802 36 24


long straw for thatching
    in travers  

Lastly, in some account books “læs” appears to have been used as an abbreviation for “læst”.

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