juger

noun
ju·​ger | \ˈjüg|ə(r), ˈyüg|, ˈjüj|\
plural jugers\ |ə(r)z \ or jugera\ ˈyügərə \

Definition of juger 

: an ancient Roman unit of land area equal to 28,800 square Roman feet or 0.622 acre

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History and Etymology for juger

Latin jugerum; akin to Middle High German jiuch morgen, Greek zeugos team, yoke (of oxen), Latin jugum yoke

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