[hin] /hɪn/

an ancient Hebrew unit of liquid measure equal to about one and one half gallons (5.7 liters).
a Hebrew unit of capacity equal to about 12 pints or 3.5 litres

Old English hine, accusative of he; replaced by dative him in early Middle English; cognate with German ihn. Surviving somewhat in s.w. English and Kentish dialect.
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