from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An old Portuguese money of account.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A portuguese money of account, in value about one tenth of a cent.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of reus.


Incorrect back-formation of Portuguese plural reis. The correct singular is real. (Wiktionary)


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