# Convert METER to yard - Conversion of Measurement Units

How many METER in 1 yard? The answer is 0.9144. We assume you are converting between **metre** and **yard**. You can view more details on each measurement unit: METER or yard The SI base unit for **length** is the metre. 1 metre is equal to 1 METER, or 1.0936132983377 yard. Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results. Use this page to learn how to convert between metres and yards. Type in your own numbers in the form to convert the units!

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The metre, symbol: m, is the basic unit of distance (or of "length", in the parlance of the physical sciences) in the International System of Units. The internationally-accepted spelling of the unit in English is "metre", although the American English spelling meter is a common variant. However, both American and non-American forms of English agree that the spelling "meter" should be used as a suffix in the names of measuring devices such as chronometers and micrometers.

a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride