Zhang vs Bhang - What's the difference?
As a proper noun zhang
is of chinese origin.
As a noun bhang is
cannabis, especially as used in the indian subcontinent.
A traditional Chinese unit of length, 10 Chinese feet or 1/150 Chinese mile.
The exact length of a zhang depends upon the jurisdiction, with mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong all employing differently standardized values of the Chinese foot. See .
Cannabis, especially as used in the Indian subcontinent.
* 2007 , Michael Chabon, Gentlemen of the Road , Sceptre 2008, p. 101:
* 1919, , Duckworth, hardback edition, page 36
- He rolled out from under Zelikman, who looked surprised as if by the turn his bhang dream had taken.
- Almost from the outset of her arrival in the town, soft-muted music, the strange, heart-rending, mournful music of the East - suggestive of apes, and pearls, and bhang , and the colour blue - was to be heard, surging from the Nook in monotonous improvisation.