Origin of stereFrench stère from Classical Greek stereos, solid, cubic: see stereo-
Origin of stereFrench stère from Greek stereos solid, hard ; see ster-1 in Indo-European roots.
- (obsolete) A measure of volume used e.g. for cut wood, equal to one cubic meter.
French stÃ¨re, from Greek ÏƒÏ„ÎµÏÎµÎ¿Ï‚ solid, because the unit was used for solid commodities such as firewood.