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- Hyphenation: fa‧ne‧ga
fanega (plural fanegas)
- Any of various units of dry capacity, mass and land area used in Spain and the Spanish-speaking world; originally a unit of dry capacity used for grain.
- A former unit of area, the amount of land that would be sown with a fanega of seed.
Borrowed from Andalusian Arabic [Term?].
fanega f (plural fanegas)
- fanega (Measure of grain) (in Castile, it was equivalent to roughly 12 Imperial bushels or 55.5 liters)
- fanega (Measure of land) (the amount of land that could be sewn with one fanega of seed)