Measures of length.

Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in METEYARD, in weight, or in measure. Just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin, shall ye have: I am the LORD your God, which brought you out of the land of Egypt. ( Leviticus 19:35-36 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Meteyard'". A King James Dictionary.


met'-yard (middah, "a measure," Leviticus 19:35):

Has this meaning in the King James Version and the Revised Version (British and American), but in the American Standard Revised Version, "measures of length."

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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'METEYARD'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.