Omani units of measurement

A number of units of measurement were used in Oman.

System before metric system

Several units were used.



One covid was equal to 39.13 in.[1]


Units included:

1 maund = 24 kotschas = 8 3/4 lb

1 candy = 60 maunds.[1]


One ferren was equal to 7.9254 gallons and also equal to 34 sidios.[1]


  1. 1 2 3 Clarke, F.W. (1891). Weights Measures and Money of All Nations. New York: D. Appleton & Company. p. 53.
This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 1/25/2015. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.