Ardabb
(27 words)

(a), Greek ἀρτάβη, Syriac ardeba or arṭeba, name of a measure; in Egypt = 197, 7 litres. The ardabḅ == 6 waiba == 24 rubʿa.

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“Ardabb”, in: Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936), Edited by M. Th. Houtsma, T.W. Arnold, R. Basset, R. Hartmann. Consulted online on 14 November 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-871X_ei1_SIM_0828>
First published online: 2012
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004082656, 1913-1936



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