In Cyprus, at least as early as 19ᵗʰ century –20ᵗʰ century , a unit of area, = 1600 square yards (approximately 1337.8 square meters).

United Nations, 1966.


The usual measure for land is the scala, or skali, which is about 50 paces square.

A. R. Savile.
London: H.M.S.O., 1878.
Page 160.
British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, IOR/L/MIL/17/16/28.
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