Sentence Examples with the word hin

Thus foot, digit, palm, cubit, stadium, mile, talent, mina, stater, drachm, obol, pound, ounce, grain, metretes, medimrius, modius, hin and many others mean nothing exact unless qualified by the name of their country or city.

The log and kab are not found till the later writings; but the ratio of hin to issaron is practically fixed in early times by the proportions in Num.