Meaning of wey

wey

Pronunciation: (wā), [key]
— pl. weys.
  1. an old British unit of weight of various values, esp. 16 stones of 16 pounds each, or 256 pounds.
  2. an old Scotch-Irish unit of capacity equal to 40 U.S. bushels.
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