Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A fishing-net; a net.
- n. The fundamental unit of Russian long measure, fixed by a ukase of Peter the Great at 7 feet English measure. Also sajene.
- n. Alternative form of sazhen.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A Russian measure of length equal to about seven English feet.
“The drag-net or hauling-net (Gr. sagene), of great size, and requiring many men to work it.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘sagene’.
Looking for tweets for sagene.