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.
References in periodicals archive ?
continues to spur customer loyalty with its trusted services that include Kwarta Padala, Quick Cash Loans, Pamilya Insurance Plans, Pawnshop, Money Changer, Telecommunication/TV Loading, and Flight Booking Payments.
'Sa Negros ang kwarta gina piko, gina pala.' (In Negros, the money is pick-axed, shoveled.)
Bisan pag naa ko'y kwarta Jib di ko mosugal, sayang kaayo kay ako gyud na nga gihago-an.
Each investment includes an initial pre-fund of P25,000 worth of credits for ML Wallet, a tablet, an ML Kwarta Padala Express System, a Wi-fi printer and a set of marketing collaterals for promotions.
IWONA STELMACH (1), PAULINA KWARTA (1), JOANNA JERZYNSKA (1), WLODZIMIERZ STELMACH (2), JAN KRAKOWIAK (2), MICHAL KARBOWNIK (3), DANIELA PODLECKA (1), WOJCIECH HANKE (4), and KINGA POLANSKA (4)
He reminded the public to not enter into the drug business because "ang kwarta dali diha pero ang kinabuhi dali pud (easy money also puts your life in danger easily).
"That has been the always the complaint of people nga ang unahon pagbu-bo sa kwarta didto sa distrito o sa probinsya sa presidente.
(5) 'rr' and 'aa' are not popular in words; they say it 'doesn't look right' (e.g., 'kwarta', meaning 'eggs', looks better than 'kwaarta') or it makes words too long and difficult to recognize (e.g., 'rraarrtja' meaning 'big mouse').
Vipin Kwarta (29), a resident of Vikaspuri, said: "I earn `50,000 a month.
His "Kwarta o Kahon (Cash or Box) game show lorded over the airwaves for several years.
Illinois College (Phi Alpha) 10 July 2009: Glenn Kwarta, Kasey J.