t'hit [Burmese]

In Burma, ? – 20ᵗʰ centuries, a unit of length, about 23.28 millimeters. opens a new page containing a chart that shows relationships between this unit and other units in its system In concept it is a fingerbreadth, measured at the middle joint of the forefinger. Also romanized as theet¹.

1. Simmonds, page 377.



a dictionary entry

Robert C. Stevenson.
Judson's Burmese-English Dictionary.
Rangoon: Printed by the Superintendent Government Printing, 1893
Facsimile from page 117.

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