customary unit

Pau (unit)

Pau was a customary unit of capacity used In Brunei, Malaysia, Sabah, and Sarawak. 1 Pau= 2 imperial gills (approximately 0.28413 liters or 0.600 U.S. liquid pint).

The pau was equal to only 1 imperial gill in the Straits Settlements (reported by Ilyin (1934).

See also


Girah. Sizes, grades, units, scales, calendars, chronologies. Retrieved on 2007-01-20..

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