Kyathos (κύαθος). Conversion Chart

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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 volume conversion page.
kyathos (κύαθος) to cubic meter (m³)
kyathos (κύαθος) to cubic centimeter (cc)
kyathos (κύαθος) to cubic millimeter (mm³)
kyathos (κύαθος) to liter (l)
kyathos (κύαθος) to milliliter (ml)
Units: cubic meter (m³)  / cubic centimeter (cc)  / cubic millimeter (mm³)  / liter (l)  / milliliter (ml)
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U.S. Measure

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 volume conversion page.
kyathos (κύαθος) to barrel (liquid)
kyathos (κύαθος) to barrel (dry)
kyathos (κύαθος) to bushel (bu)
kyathos (κύαθος) to gallon (liquid) (gal)
kyathos (κύαθος) to gallon (dry) (gal)
kyathos (κύαθος) to pint (liquid) (pt)
kyathos (κύαθος) to pint (dry) (pt)
kyathos (κύαθος) to fluid ounce (oz)
Units: barrel (liquid)  / barrel (dry)  / bushel (bu)  / gallon (liquid) (gal)  / gallon (dry) (gal)  / pint (liquid) (pt)  / pint (dry) (pt)  / fluid ounce (oz)
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Ancient Greeek (Attic) Dry Measure

Greeks mostly used dry capacity units to measure grain. The basic capacity unit was the kyathos. As most ancient measures these units changed over time and varied across different regions of Grece.
kyathos (κύαθος) to medimnos (μέδιμνος)
kyathos (κύαθος) to hekteus (ἑκτεύς, a sixth of a medimnos)
kyathos (κύαθος) to hēmiekton (ἡμίεκτον)
kyathos (κύαθος) to choinix (χοῖνιξ)
kyathos (κύαθος) to xestēs (ξέστης, Roman sextarius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kotylē or hēmina (κοτύλη, ἡμίνα)
kyathos (κύαθος) to oxybathon (ὀξυβαθον)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kyathos (κύαθος)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kochliarion (κοχλιάριον)
Units: medimnos (μέδιμνος)  / hekteus (ἑκτεύς, a sixth of a medimnos)  / hēmiekton (ἡμίεκτον)  / choinix (χοῖνιξ)  / xestēs (ξέστης, Roman sextarius)  / kotylē or hēmina (κοτύλη, ἡμίνα)  / oxybathon (ὀξυβαθον)  / kyathos (κύαθος)  / kochliarion (κοχλιάριον)
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Ancient Greek (Attic) Liquid Measure

A common unit in both liquid and dry capacity throughout historic Greece was the cotyle or cotyla whose absolute value varied from one place to another between 210 ml and 330 ml.
kyathos (κύαθος) to metrētēs (μετρητής, amphora)
kyathos (κύαθος) to keramion (κεράμιον, Roman amphora)
kyathos (κύαθος) to chous (χοῦς)
kyathos (κύαθος) to xestēs (ξέστης, Roman sextarius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kotylē, tryblion or hēmina (κοτύλη, τρύβλιον, ἡμίνα)
kyathos (κύαθος) to tetarton, hēmikotylē (τέταρτον, ἡμικοτύλη)
kyathos (κύαθος) to oxybathon (ὀξυβαθον)
kyathos (κύαθος) to konchē (κόγχη)
kyathos (κύαθος) to mystron (μύστρον)
kyathos (κύαθος) to chēmē (χήμη)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kochliarion (κοχλιάριον, spoon)
Units: metrētēs (μετρητής, amphora)  / keramion (κεράμιον, Roman amphora)  / chous (χοῦς)  / xestēs (ξέστης, Roman sextarius)  / kotylē, tryblion or hēmina (κοτύλη, τρύβλιον, ἡμίνα)  / tetarton, hēmikotylē (τέταρτον, ἡμικοτύλη)  / oxybathon (ὀξυβαθον)  /  / konchē (κόγχη)  / mystron (μύστρον)  / chēmē (χήμη)  / kochliarion (κοχλιάριον, spoon)
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Ancient Roman Measure (Liquid and Dry)

Roman jar (amphora quadrantal) was the main unit to measure both liquids and dry substances in Roman empire. It was defined to be equal to one cubic pes (Roman foot). The weight of water to fill the amphora was roughly equal to one Greek talent, an ancient unit of weight.
kyathos (κύαθος) to culeus (hose)
kyathos (κύαθος) to amphora quadrantal (Roman jar, bushel)
kyathos (κύαθος) to urna (urn)
kyathos (κύαθος) to modius castrensis (military modius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to modius (peck)
kyathos (κύαθος) to semimodius (half of a modius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to congius (a half-pes cube)
kyathos (κύαθος) to sextarius (a sixth)
kyathos (κύαθος) to hemina (pint)
kyathos (κύαθος) to cotyla (cup)
kyathos (κύαθος) to triens (one third of a sextarius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to quartarius (quart, forth part)
kyathos (κύαθος) to sextans (one sixth of a sextarius)
kyathos (κύαθος) to acetabulum (small cup)
kyathos (κύαθος) to cyathus (shot or dose)
kyathos (κύαθος) to ligula (spoonful)
Units: culeus (hose)  / amphora quadrantal (Roman jar, bushel)  / urna (urn)  / modius castrensis (military modius)  / modius (peck)  / semimodius (half of a modius)  / congius (a half-pes cube)  / sextarius (a sixth)  / hemina (pint)  / cotyla (cup)  / triens (one third of a sextarius)  / quartarius (quart, forth part)  / sextans (one sixth of a sextarius)  / acetabulum (small cup)  / cyathus (shot or dose)  / ligula (spoonful)
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Biblical and Talmudic Dry Measure (Old Testament)

Israelite capacity measure tightly corresponded to Babylonian system. The basic unit was log (לג) that was similar to Babylonian mina.
kyathos (κύαθος) to kor (כור)
kyathos (κύαθος) to letek (לתך)
kyathos (κύαθος) to ephah (איפה)
kyathos (κύαθος) to se'ah (סאה)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kav (קב)
kyathos (κύαθος) to log (לג)
kyathos (κύαθος) to bezah (egg-size)
kyathos (κύαθος) to kezayit (olive-size, כְּזַיִת)
Units: kor (כור)  / letek (לתך)  / ephah (איפה)  / se'ah (סאה)  / kav (קב)  / log (לג)  / bezah (egg-size)  / kezayit (olive-size, כְּזַיִת)
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Biblical and Talmudic Liquid Measure (Old Testament)

Exact conversion for Biblical units is rarely certain. There were more units mentioned in Talmud, many of them from foreign origin, e.g. Persia or Greece. Unfortunately the capacity of those units is currently unknown.
kyathos (κύαθος) to bath
kyathos (κύαθος) to hin
kyathos (κύαθος) to log
Units: bath  / hin  / log
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Old Spanish Dry Measure

kyathos (κύαθος) to cahíz
kyathos (κύαθος) to fanega
kyathos (κύαθος) to cuartilla (¼ of a fanega)
kyathos (κύαθος) to celemín
kyathos (κύαθος) to medio
kyathos (κύαθος) to cuartillo (¼ of a celemín)
kyathos (κύαθος) to ochavo
Units: cahíz  / fanega  / cuartilla (¼ of a fanega)  / celemín  / medio  / cuartillo (¼ of a celemín)  / ochavo
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Old French

There were many local variations; the following are Quebec and Paris definitions
kyathos (κύαθος) to minot
kyathos (κύαθος) to litron
Units: minot  / litron
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Old Russian Dry Measure

kyathos (κύαθος) to cetverik (mera)
kyathos (κύαθος) to vedro
kyathos (κύαθος) to garnetz
Units: cetverik (mera)  / vedro  / garnetz

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