Kwarta

Kwarta

1. A Maltese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 5.4 liters. It was originally used to measure alcohol. It is largely obsolete but is still used in some circumstances.

2. A Maltese unit of volume approximately equivalent to 5.1 liters. It was originally used to measure milk and oil. It is largely obsolete but is still used in some circumstances.
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I thank him for the support but awan ti kwarta (I have no money)
Payment of the registration fee, he added, may be done at the cashiers office at the DOLE Regional Office in Koronadal City or through MLhuillers Kwarta Padala financial services, in which an additional Php7 service fee is required.
Vipin Kwarta (29), a resident of Vikaspuri, said: "I earn `50,000 a month.
Illinois College (Phi Alpha) 10 July 2009: Glenn Kwarta, Kasey J.
Ta abo so," a waltz framed by the crisp strumming of a kwarta, as the small, Cuban-style cuatro guitar is known in Curacao, is sung in Spanish.
Kanta ti Ina' (Mother's song) Agrugi ti agsapa Awan pulos inana Tuloy-tuloy inggana Ti init ket bumabab Ti aldaw ko napunno Nadumaduma trabaho Agbirok sida, agluto Agsakdo ken agbayyo Agsagana ti balon Mapan ak iti talon Ituloy ti bunubon Isimpa irigayson Tiempo panagkakape Kwarta ti biroken mi Para mantika, inti Asin, sabon, piliti Anak dumakadakkelen Masapul panunoten Pag-alaan kwarta manen Pag-iskwela palpasen Uray anya ikasta Agkurang-kuran latta Daytoy ti gasat ngata?
Wala 'yan sa akin basta ang kwarta aabot sa tao,' Duterte said in a speech in Cebu City.
Ako wala 'yan sa akin basta ang kwarta nakaabot sa canned goods, mga sanina.
Kay mag-kuha ko'g bag-o, ibutang nako inyong mga tutal, kwarta man na sa tao (Stay in the streets.
Walay kwarta sa baha, na-a sa basura (No money for floods, only for garbage),' Garganera wrote.
Toto, my finance expert kumpares Dominguez, Diokno and Pernia say walay kwarta (no money)
Dubbed as "May Kwarta sa Granada," it is the proactive approach of the Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) in retrieving grenades.