1A measure of land, in particular.
More example sentences
- The farm is 5600 morgen and the price included the cost of sheep, cattle and farming implements.
- In 1731, farmers were allowed to register land in erfpacht for fifteen years with an annual payment of twenty-four riksdollars for a sixty morgen farm.
early 17th century: from Dutch, or from German Morgen 'morning', apparently from the notion of “an area of land that can be plowed in a morning.”.
Definition of morgen in:
- The British & World English dictionary