bigha

noun bi·gha \ˈbē-gə\
variants: or

biggah

\ˈbē-gə\

Definition of bigha

plural

bigha

or

bighas

or

biggah

or

biggahs

  1. :  any of various Indian units of land area varying between 13 acre and 1 acre

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Origin and Etymology of bigha

Hindi bīghā, from Sanskrit vigraha division, from vigṛhṇāti he separates, divides, from vi apart + gṛhṇāti he seizes — more at with, grab


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