### What is Kg to lbs Conversion Calculator Or Kg to lbs Conversion ?

This web site, or Kg to lbs Conversion Calculator, offers the ability to convert Kg to lbs or lbs, Kg in a free and easy way.

Instead of solving the equations to convert them into Kg, lbs and lbs, Kg, which you need in your day to day work, using this tool will make your work much easier.

Below are some of the Kg to lbs Conversions that are most used in everyday work.

### What is kilogram?

A kilogram which is symbolically transcribed as kg is the base mass unit in the International System of Units (commonly known as SI). The unit is widely known and used in science, engineering, and commerce worldwide. People rather use the shortened version of the word in their everyday speech kilo.

The name for kilograms was derived from the French word “kilogram”. The kilogram is the only SI unit that has own SI prefix. It is equal to approximately 2.2 pounds (lbs). It means that when you lift 5 pounds it is approximately 2 kilos.

### What is the pound ?

A pound which is symbolically transcribed as lb (sometimes you can find lbm symbol) is also unit of mass. Such a unit was used in the US customary and other measurement systems. It is commonly known as almost half of a kilogram. The exact value of the pound is 0,45359237 kilograms.