feddan

[ fuh-dahn, -dan ]
/ fəˈdɑn, -ˈdæn /

noun, plural fed·dan, fed·dans.

an Egyptian unit of area equivalent to 1.038 acres (0.42 ha).

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Origin of feddan

From the Arabic word faddān literally, yoke of oxen
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