Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A French gold coin of the reign of Louis XI., bearing the image of St. Michael; also, a piece coined at Paris by the English under Henry VI.
  • n. An old musical instrument of the lute kind.
  • n. A sort of small, rich cheese, made in Normandy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A French gold coin of the reign of Louis XI., bearing the image of St. Michael; also, a piece coined at Paris by the English under Henry VI.
  • n. An instrument of music, of the lute kind, now disused.
  • n. A sort of small, rich cheese, made in Normandy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The name of a French gold coin, weighing from 97.22 to 87.96 grains, first issued in 1340 by Philip VI.
  • n. The name of a gold coin, weighing about 35 grains, struck in France by Henry VI. of England for use in his French dominions.
  • n. A small rich sort of cheese made in Normandy, said to have been stamped with a figure of the coin.
  • n. An instrument of music somewhat resembling a lute.

Etymologies

French angelot, Late Latin angelotus. (Wiktionary)

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