Definition of Arpen

1. arpent [n -S] - See also: arpent



Medical Definition of Arpen

1. Formerly, a measure of land in France, varying in different parts of the country. The arpent of Paris was 4,088 sq. Yards, or nearly five sixths of an English acre. The woodland arpent was about 1 acre, 1 rood, 1 perch, English. According to Columella, a Gallic word for a measure equiv. To half a Roman jugerum. Origin: F. Arpent, fr. L. Arepennis, arapennis. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Arpen Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Arpen Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Arpen

arpa
arpas
arpeggiate
arpeggiated
arpeggiated chord
arpeggiated chords
arpeggiates
arpeggiating
arpeggiation
arpeggiator
arpeggiators
arpeggio
arpeggione
arpeggiones
arpeggios
arpen (current term)
arpens
arpent
arpents
arpine
arquated
arquebus
arquebusade
arquebusades
arquebuse
arquebuses
arquebusier
arquebusiers
arquifoux
arr

Other Resources Relating to: Arpen

Search for Arpen on Dictionary.com!Search for Arpen on Thesaurus.com!Search for Arpen on Google!Search for Arpen on Wikipedia!

Search