• Any of several units of measure used in China and elsewhere in eastern Asia, approximately 40 grams.
  • Any of several monetary units equal to the equivalent weight in silver.
  • leung, a traditional unit of weight, in modern usage legally defined as 1/16 of a catty or kan (斤) or 0.0377993638 kilograms


  • From Portuguese tael, from Malay tahil.

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