MEASURES

Lenght
Weight
Capacity

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MEASURES
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Lenght
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- Ah-il and Ah-rah
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"Cloth is measured in the ah-il, which is the length from the elbow to the tip of the middle finger, and the ah-rah, which is ten ah-ils."

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 50

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- Gorean Foot
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"The Gorean foot is, in my estimation, just slightly longer than the Earth foot; based on the supposition that each of its ten Horts is roughly one and one-quarter inches long, I would give the Gorean foot a length of roughly twelve and one-half inches, Earth measure."

"Raiders of Gor" page 127

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- Hort
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"The hort is approximately and inch and a quarter in length."

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 49

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- Pasang
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"The pasang is a measure of distance on Gor, equivalent approximately to .7 of a mile."

"Tarnsman of Gor" page 58

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Weight
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- Weight
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"I have calculated this from the Weight, a Gorean unit of measurement based on the Stone, which is about four Earth pounds. A Weight is ten Stone."
>br>"Raiders of Gor" page 127
"A given tree, annually, yields between one and five Gorean weights of fruit. A weight is some ten stone, or some forty Earth pounds." Tribesmen of Gor, page 37

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- Stone
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"Each cylinder, roped to others, weighed in the neighbourhood of ten stone, or some forty pounds, a Gorean “Weight.”"

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 37

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Tef
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"A handful with the five fingers closed, not open, is a tef. Six such handfuls constitutes a tefa, which is a tiny basket. Five such baskets constitutes a huda."

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 46

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Huda
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"A handful with the five fingers closed, not open, is a tef. Six such handfuls constitutes a tefa, which is a tiny basket. Five such baskets constitutes a huda."

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 46

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Capacity
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- Talu
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"A talu is approximately two gallons. A talu bag is a small bag."

"Tribesmen of Gor" page 242