What does Arpen mean?

Arpen meaning in General Dictionary

Formerly, a measure of land in France, different in various parts of the country. The arpent of Paris was 4,088 sq. yards, or almost five sixths of an English acre. The woodland arpent had been about 1 acre, 1 rood, 1 perch, English.


Arpen meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) previously, a measure of land in France, different in various areas. The arpent of Paris was 4,088 sq. yards, or nearly five sixths of an English acre. The woodland arpent ended up being about 1 acre, 1 rood, 1 perch, English.