Definition of Chalders
1. chalder [n] - See also: chalder
Lexicographical Neighbors of Chalders
Literary usage of Chalders
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Scots Revised Reports: Morison's Dictionary, 1 to 9424 (1908)
"1617, it is ordained, " That none thereafter shall have the privilege to build a dovecote, unless he has ten chalders of victual." But if one purchase lands ..."
2. Caledonia: Or, A Historical and Topographical Account of North Britain, from by George Chalmers (1890)
"The rental of the monastery of Paisley, which was given up at the Reformation, states that there was received from the church of Houston 2 chalders, ..."
3. Rotuli scaccarii regum scotorum: The Exchequer rolls of Scotland by Scotland Court of Exchequer, John Stuart, George Burnett, George Powell McNeill (1901)
"28 chalders 4 Mis oats, 2 boars, 68 geese, ... 49 chalders 9 bolls 2 pecks oats, 148 capons, 48 geese, 312 fowl, 8 barrels onions. £116 8s. ..."