arshin

noun ar·shin \ärˈshēn\
variants: or

arshine

or

archin

or

archine

\ärˈshēn\

Definition of arshin

plural

-s

  1. :  a Russian unit of length equal to 28 inches

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Origin and Etymology of arshin

Russian, of Turkic origin; akin to Turkish arşin, Kazan Tatar aršyn, Jagatai aršun


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