Bookmark and Share

Conversion Center

Categories : angle - area - bandwidth - bits and bytes - currency and market quotes - force - frequency and angular frequency - length - mass - numerals - prefix - speed - temperature - time - volume
Convert palm (Britain) to barleycorn
Selected category: length.
Definition and details for palm (Britain):
Palm in Britain was used as a unit of length equal to the width of a person's palm. It was equal to 4 digits or 7.62 cm.
Definition and details for barleycorn:
Barleycorn is an old English unit of distance equal to 1/3 inch or about 8.47 millimeters. In farming societies was very common to use seeds as units of length. Barley was a basic crop in England. So barleycorn was a useful unit.

Swap palm (Britain) - barleycorn values Swap, do a barleycorn to palm (Britain) conversion.