A Hebrew unit of liquid capacity equal to approximately 5 litres (about one gallon).
More example sentences
- For a ram two-tenths of an ephah of fine flour mixed with a third of a hin of oil and a libation of a third of a hin of wine are required.
- They are mixed with 1/10th a deal of flour, 1/4 hin of oil and a hin of wine.
late Middle English: from biblical Hebrew hīn.
Definition of hin in:
- The US English dictionary