- BANDAL (Bandle)A cloth measure, rather more than 18-in., used in the southern and western parts of Ireland.
Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.
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Bandle — Ban dle, n. [Ir. bannlamh cubit, fr. bann a measure + lamh hand, arm.] An Irish measure of two feet in length. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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