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Bigha

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bigha A measure of land in India, varying from a third of an acre to an acre.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bigha Same as bega.
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Usage

In literature:

In the meantime he has my five bighas of land in mortgage, and I serve him in the cultivation.
"Rambles and Recollections of an Indian Official" by William Sleeman
The hundred bighas of land which he has got from the zemindar are all covered with standing ripe corn.
"Folk-Tales of Bengal" by Lal Behari Day
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