from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A Vedic unit of distance used in ancient India, believed to be approximately 6 to 15 kilometers (4 to 9 miles).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Hindustan, a measure of distance, varying in different places from four to ten miles, but generally valued at about five.
Sanskrit योजन. (Wiktionary)