Dyne

The dyne (symbol dyn, from Greek δύναμις, dynamis, meaning power, force) is a derived unit of force specified in the centimetre–gram–second (CGS) system of units, a predecessor of the modern SI.

History

The name dyne was first proposed as a C.G.S. unit of force in 1873 by a Committee of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.[1]

Other Languages
العربية: داين
asturianu: Dina
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Дзіна (адзінка вымярэньня)
български: Дина
bosanski: Din
Deutsch: Dyn (Einheit)
Esperanto: Dino
euskara: Dina
فارسی: دین (یکا)
français: Dyne
galego: Dina
한국어: 다인
Bahasa Indonesia: Dyne
italiano: Dyne
македонски: Дин
Nederlands: Dyne
日本語: ダイン
norsk: Dyn
norsk nynorsk: Dyn
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Dina
polski: Dyna
português: Dina
română: Dină
Scots: Dyne
sicilianu: Dyne
slovenščina: Dina
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Дин
suomi: Dyne
svenska: Dyn (enhet)
ไทย: ดายน์
Türkçe: Dyn
українська: Дина
中文: 达因