Appendix:Weights and measures

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Metric units[edit]

SI units[edit]

CGS units[edit]

Units of the MKS system[edit]

Units of the MKSA system (the Giorgi system)[edit]

Other metric units[edit]

Units of length[edit]

Units of area[edit]

Units of volume/capacity[edit]

Units of mass[edit]

Units of angular measure[edit]

Units of energy/heat/work[edit]

Units of pressure[edit]

Units of luminance[edit]

Units of electrical charge[edit]

Units of power of a lens[edit]

Units of comparison of sound intensities, electrical currents or voltages[edit]

Units of radioactive activity[edit]

Units of dose of X-rays or gamma rays[edit]

Non-metric units[edit]

Units of the slug-foot-second system[edit]

Units of length[edit]

Units of area[edit]

Units of volume/capacity[edit]

Units of volumetric flow[edit]

Units of angular measure[edit]

Units of mass[edit]

Units of force[edit]

Units of energy/heat/work[edit]

Units of intensity of ultraviolet light[edit]

Units of thermal resistance[edit]

Units of power[edit]

Units of temperature[edit]

Other units[edit]

Units of angular measure[edit]

Units of mass[edit]

Units of time[edit]

Units of angular velocity[edit]

Units of perceived loudness[edit]

Units of radioactive disintegration[edit]

Astronomical units[edit]

Computer memory[edit]

Nautical units[edit]

Output from reactor fuel[edit]

Specific units for various commodoties[edit]

Cloth[edit]

Flooring[edit]

Flour[edit]

Gemstones[edit]

Gold[edit]

Herrings[edit]

Hops[edit]

Paper[edit]

Silk, rayon and nylon[edit]

TNT[edit]

Wine[edit]

Wood[edit]

Wool[edit]

Yarn[edit]

Units used in particular countries[edit]

  • Note: Units in this section are English names for units used in various countries. Please do not add non-English words here, but consider setting up an appendix for them in the appropriate language (such as Appendix:sv:Weights and measures for Swedish).

Chinese units[edit]

Egyptian units[edit]

French units[edit]

German units[edit]

Greek units[edit]

Hebrew units[edit]

Indian units[edit]

Japanese units[edit]

Length[edit]
Mass[edit]
Area[edit]
Volume[edit]

Persian units[edit]

Roman units[edit]

Russian units[edit]


Scottish units[edit]

Turkish units[edit]

Units used in various countries[edit]

Biblical units[edit]

External links[edit]