Convert Djeba (finger) (Ancient Egypt) to Pygōn (πυγών) (Ancient Greek)

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djeba (finger)
Ancient Egypt
pygōn (πυγών)
Ancient Greek

This page features online conversion from djeba (finger) to pygōn (πυγών). These units belong to different measurement systems. The first one is from Ancient Egypt. The second one is from Ancient Greek.

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We only include several basic units here for you to convert historical units to contemporary ones. A more comprehensive list of metric units is available on the main length conversion page.
djeba (finger) to kilometer (km)
djeba (finger) to meter (m)
djeba (finger) to centimeter (cm)
djeba (finger) to millimeter (mm)
Units: kilometer (km)  / meter (m)  / centimeter (cm)  / millimeter (mm)
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The American System of Measures (US Customary Units)

We only include several basic units here for you to convert historical units to contemporary ones. A more comprehensive list of U.S. units is available on the main length conversion page.
djeba (finger) to mile (mi)
djeba (finger) to yard (yd)
djeba (finger) to inch (in)
Units: mile (mi)  / yard (yd)  / foot (ft)  / inch (in)
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Ancient Egypt

It might be hard to imagine, but these units dates back to 3100 BC. Egyptian people used them 5000 years ago. These units are distant ancestors of US customary units used today.
djeba (finger) to iteru (river measure)
djeba (finger) to knet (rod of cord)
djeba (finger) to nbiw (pole)
djeba (finger) to meh niswt (royal cubit)
djeba (finger) to meh nedjes (short cubit)
djeba (finger) to remen
djeba (finger) to djeser, bu
djeba (finger) to pedj-aa (large span)
djeba (finger) to pedj-sheser (small span)
djeba (finger) to amem (fist)
djeba (finger) to deret (hand)
djeba (finger) to shesep (palm)
djeba (finger) to djeba (finger)
Units: iteru (river measure)  / knet (rod of cord)  / nbiw (pole)  / meh niswt (royal cubit)  / meh nedjes (short cubit)  / remen  / djeser, bu  / pedj-aa (large span)  / pedj-sheser (small span)  / amem (fist)  / deret (hand)  / shesep (palm)  / djeba (finger)
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Ancient Greek

The values of Greek units varied according to location and epoch. Relative proportions though were generally the same. Greek measures were in general derived from measurement system of Ancient Egypt.
djeba (finger) to schoinos (σχοινός)
djeba (finger) to parasanges (παρασάγγες, league)
djeba (finger) to dolichos (δόλιχος)
djeba (finger) to milion (μίλιον)
djeba (finger) to hippikon (ἱππικόν)
djeba (finger) to diaulos (δίαυλος)
djeba (finger) to στάδιον, stadion
djeba (finger) to stadium olympic
djeba (finger) to stadium attic
djeba (finger) to stadium ptolemey
djeba (finger) to plethron (πλέθρον)
djeba (finger) to hamma (ἅμμα)
djeba (finger) to dekapous (δεκάπους)
djeba (finger) to akaina (ἄκαινα)
djeba (finger) to kalamos (κάλαμος)
djeba (finger) to orgyia (ὄργυια, fathom)
djeba (finger) to diploun bēma (διπλοῦν βῆμα, double pace)
djeba (finger) to haploun bēma (ἁπλοῦν βῆμα, single pace)
djeba (finger) to pēchys (πῆχυς, elbow)
djeba (finger) to pygōn (πυγών)
djeba (finger) to pygmē (πυγμή, forearm)
djeba (finger) to pous (πούς, foot)
djeba (finger) to spithamē (σπιθαμή, span of all fingers)
djeba (finger) to orthodōron (ὀρθόδωρον, wrist to the tip of meddle finger)
djeba (finger) to lichas (λιχάς)
djeba (finger) to hemipodion (ἡμιπόδιον)
djeba (finger) to dichas (διχάς, midfoot)
djeba (finger) to dōron (δῶρον)
djeba (finger) to palaiste (παλαιστή, palm)
djeba (finger) to kondylos (κόνδυλος, two fingers)
djeba (finger) to daktylos (δάκτυλος, finger)
Units: schoinos (σχοινός)  / parasanges (παρασάγγες, league)  / dolichos (δόλιχος)  / milion (μίλιον)  / hippikon (ἱππικόν)  / diaulos (δίαυλος)  / στάδιον, stadion  / stadium olympic  / stadium attic  / stadium ptolemey  / plethron (πλέθρον)  / hamma (ἅμμα)  / dekapous (δεκάπους)  / akaina (ἄκαινα)  / kalamos (κάλαμος)  / orgyia (ὄργυια, fathom)  / diploun bēma (διπλοῦν βῆμα, double pace)  / haploun bēma (ἁπλοῦν βῆμα, single pace)  / pēchys (πῆχυς, elbow)  / pygōn (πυγών)  / pygmē (πυγμή, forearm)  / pous (πούς, foot)  / spithamē (σπιθαμή, span of all fingers)  / orthodōron (ὀρθόδωρον, wrist to the tip of meddle finger)  / lichas (λιχάς)  / hemipodion (ἡμιπόδιον)  / dichas (διχάς, midfoot)  / dōron (δῶρον)  / palaiste (παλαιστή, palm)  / kondylos (κόνδυλος, two fingers)  / daktylos (δάκτυλος, finger)
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Ancient Roman

Roman length units were very well defined. The value of the base unit pes (foot) was discovered by John Greaves in 1639 after he made a lot of measurements in the ruins of Rome. Since then we know that the value of one pes was between 0.967 and 0.986 English feet. An accepted modern value is 296 mm. For most Roman units below we give an English equivalent in parentheses.
djeba (finger) to schœnus (rush rope)
djeba (finger) to leuga (league)
djeba (finger) to mille passus (mile)
djeba (finger) to stadium (stade, furlong)
djeba (finger) to actus
djeba (finger) to decempeda
djeba (finger) to pertica (perch)
djeba (finger) to passus (pace)
djeba (finger) to pes sestertius
djeba (finger) to gradus (step)
djeba (finger) to cubitus (cubit)
djeba (finger) to palmipes
djeba (finger) to pes (foot)
djeba (finger) to palmus major (palm length)
djeba (finger) to palmus (palm width)
djeba (finger) to uncia (inch)
djeba (finger) to pollex (thumb)
djeba (finger) to digitus (finger)
Units: schœnus (rush rope)  / leuga (league)  / mille passus (mile)  / stadium (stade, furlong)  / actus  / decempeda  / pertica (perch)  / passus (pace)  / pes sestertius  / gradus (step)  / cubitus (cubit)  / palmipes  / pes (foot)  / palmus major (palm length)  / palmus (palm width)  / uncia (inch)  / pollex (thumb)  / digitus (finger)
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djeba (finger) to cubit
djeba (finger) to span
djeba (finger) to handbreadth
djeba (finger) to etzbah
Units: cubit  / span  / handbreadth  / etzbah
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Old Spanish

In various provinces of Spain diferent variations of units were used. The conversions below use Castilian system. Although most of these units are now obsolete, some can still be used today in the countries of Latin America.
djeba (finger) to legua de por grado (league of the degree)
djeba (finger) to legua marina (nautical)
djeba (finger) to legua
djeba (finger) to milla marina (nautical)
djeba (finger) to milla
djeba (finger) to cuerda of Valencia
djeba (finger) to cuerda
djeba (finger) to estadal
djeba (finger) to braza
djeba (finger) to paso
djeba (finger) to vara
djeba (finger) to codo de ribera
djeba (finger) to codo
djeba (finger) to pie
djeba (finger) to palmo
djeba (finger) to coto
djeba (finger) to pulgada
djeba (finger) to linea
djeba (finger) to punto
Units: legua de por grado (league of the degree)  / legua marina (nautical)  / legua  / milla marina (nautical)  / milla  / cuerda of Valencia  / cuerda  / estadal  / braza  / paso  / vara  / codo de ribera  / codo  / pie  / palmo  / coto  / pulgada  / linea  / punto
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Old Portuguese

These units were used in Portugal, Brazil and other countries of the Portuguese Empire until the adoption of the metric system in 19th century.
djeba (finger) to braça
djeba (finger) to toesa
djeba (finger) to passo geométrico
djeba (finger) to vara
djeba (finger) to côvado
djeba (finger) to pé
djeba (finger) to palmo de craveira
djeba (finger) to polegada
djeba (finger) to linha
djeba (finger) to ponto
Units: braça  / toesa  / passo geométrico  / vara  / côvado  /  / palmo de craveira  / polegada  / linha  / ponto
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Old French

There were many local variations; the following are Quebec and Paris definitions
djeba (finger) to lieue commune
djeba (finger) to lieue marine
djeba (finger) to lieue de post
djeba (finger) to lieue metrique
djeba (finger) to arpent
djeba (finger) to perche
djeba (finger) to toise
djeba (finger) to pied [foot]
djeba (finger) to pouce [inch]
djeba (finger) to ligne
Units: lieue commune  / lieue marine  / lieue de post  / lieue metrique  / arpent  / perche  / toise  / pied [foot]  / pouce [inch]  / ligne
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Old German (Prussian)

These units were used before adoption of metric system in 1872.
djeba (finger) to meile
djeba (finger) to ruthe
djeba (finger) to elle
djeba (finger) to fuss
djeba (finger) to zoll
djeba (finger) to linie
Units: meile  / ruthe  / elle  / fuss  / zoll  / linie
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Old Austrian

These units were used before adoption of metric system in 1871.
djeba (finger) to meile
djeba (finger) to ruthe
djeba (finger) to klafner
djeba (finger) to fuss
djeba (finger) to zoll
djeba (finger) to linie
djeba (finger) to punkt
Units: meile  / ruthe  / klafner  / fuss  / zoll  / linie  / punkt
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Old Swedish

Common measurement system was introduced in Sweden by law in 1665. Since then the system was slightly altered twice: in 1735 and 1855. Sweden switched to metric system in 1889.
djeba (finger) to nymil (new mile, used since 1889 till now)
djeba (finger) to mil (mile)
djeba (finger) to fjärdingsväg
djeba (finger) to rev before 1855
djeba (finger) to rev after 1855
djeba (finger) to stång
djeba (finger) to famn (fanthom)
djeba (finger) to aln (forealrm)
djeba (finger) to fot (foot)
djeba (finger) to kvarter
djeba (finger) to tvärhand (hand)
djeba (finger) to tum (thumb or inch) before 1855
djeba (finger) to tum (thumb or inch) after 1855
djeba (finger) to linje (line) before 1855
djeba (finger) to linje (line) after 1855
Units: nymil (new mile, used since 1889 till now)  / mil (mile)  / fjärdingsväg  / rev before 1855  / rev after 1855  / stång  / famn (fanthom)  / aln (forealrm)  / fot (foot)  / kvarter  / tvärhand (hand)  / tum (thumb or inch) before 1855  / tum (thumb or inch) after 1855  / linje (line) before 1855  / linje (line) after 1855

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