In Sweden, 1665 – 1878, a unit of length, about 2.062 millimeters (about 0.08 inch). Before the Swedish spelling reforms of 1906, it was spelled linie. opens a new page containing a chart that shows relationships between this unit and other units in its system Sometimes called a verklinje.

The decimallinje, 1730's – 1888, was 2.969 mm.


In Denmark and Norway, a premetric unit of length = 1/12 tomme, about 2.179 millimeters.

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