a Russian unit of weight, equal to 36.11 pounds (16.38 kilograms)
Origin of poodRussian pud ; from Low German pund ; from Classical Latin pondo, pound
A Russian unit of weight equivalent to about 16.4 kilograms (36.1 pounds) avoirdupois.
Origin of poodRussian pud, from Old Norse pund, pound, ultimately from Latin pond&omacron;; see pound1.
From Russian Ð¿ÑƒÐ´ (pud).