Klafter

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German klāftra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Klafter f, m, n (genitive Klafter, plural Klafteren)

  1. (historical) fathom (regionally dependent unit of length approximately equaling 1,90 meter)
  2. (historical) regionally dependent unit of volume approximately equaling 3 cubic meters

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Klafter in Duden online
  • Klafter” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache