Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An old measure of length: the distance from the elbow to the end of the middle finger; a cubit.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A measure of length; the distance from the elbow to the end of the middle finger; a cubit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cubit; the length from the elbow to the end of the hand.

Etymologies

French coudée, from coude elbow. (Wiktionary)

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