Definition of Kalams
1. kalam [n] - See also: kalam
Lexicographical Neighbors of Kalams
Literary usage of Kalams
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Memorandum on the Progress of the Madras Presidency During the Last Forty by Seshayangar Srinivasa Raghavaiyangar (1893)
"... are now fixed in the possession of the temple in exchange of the owners with the calculated 8 paddy produce of 8943 kalams, 2 tunis, 1 kuruni, ..."
2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1873)
"These pens are called kalams, and are made with ordinary reeds (arundo donax), ... When the kalams have been sharpened on an incline, which varies according ..."
3. Some South Indian Villages by Gilbert Slater (1918)
"Harvest season, first crop In the course of the year Second crop, harvest Gleaning kalams. 4 2 4 16 io 40 The master has also to pay his servant for certain ..."