Origin of arshin
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How to use arshin in a sentence
While a machine is like an arshin (yardstick), it contains exactly so much as the work required.Foma Gordyeff|Maxim Gorky
The little man was really one arshin high, and his beard was seven arshins long.Old Peter's Russian Tales|Arthur Ransome
It stands the Government in about a rouble the arshin, and sells for two roubles.
In his head was a hole, and from the hole the black blood was pouring; the dust for an arshin around was wet with it.A Russian Proprietor|Lyof N. Tolstoi