There is also a "long" cubit that is longer than a regular cubit by a handbreadth.
Is it that His 'years are throughout all generations,' and 'my days are as an handbreadth'?
The Good God protect and bless you——I will find an opportunity to add a handbreadth of flounces to the bottom.
Behold, thou hast made my days as an handbreadth; my age before thee is as nothing; and every man at his best estate is vanity.
But the great arrow had pierced right through her shoulder, and stood out a handbreadth upon the other side.
Then, a handbreadth above the angle, he made a round hole with the sipke of the tomahawk, and called for a revolver.
The room is so richly decorated that scarce a handbreadth of the surface is free from ornament.
Some who carried war-clubs rushed forward and struck the post within a handbreadth of his head.
Rabbi Chanina saith the width of the wall (between Paradise and Gehenna) is a handbreadth.
And the borders of them were of one handbreadth, turned inwards round about: and upon the tables was the flesh of the offering.