Medimnos

Medimnos

An ancient Greek unit of dry volume approximately equivalent to 52.4 liters.
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Los miembros de la primera clase debian disponer de una renta anual superior o igual a 500 medimnos de productos agrarios; los hippeis requerian por lo menos 300 y los zeugitas no menos de 200 medimnos.
2 choinikes de cebada, y siendo el precio (incluida la ganancia) de 4 dracmas (24 obolos) por medimnos, el precio de 1.
for charging only 5 dr per medimnos at a time when the market price had reached 16 dr.
20 Phaenippos, whose estate could have been bearing liturgies, sold barley at 18 dr a medimnos.
Divide el censo de los ciudadanos en cuatro clases segun sus recursos: los pentacosiomedimnos o de quinientos medimnos (21); los caballeros o de trescientos medimnos (22); los zeugites o de doscientos medimnos (23); y los thetes o menos de doscientos medimnos (24).
a medimnos of wheat would cost 1,000 drachmae (or HS 4,000) according to Plutarch's source (Still.
2) he says that the monthly contribution to the mess included only one medimnos of barley-meal, i.
Clearly, much of this trade was on a small scale, and indeed, was required to be by law, since a woman was not competent to enter into contracts above the value of one medimnos of barley.