Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bronze coin of the ancient Roman republic, half the value of the as. The obverse type is a head of Jupiter, the reverse type the prow of a vessel, and the mark of value S.
- n. A coin of half the value of the coin called the solidus, which circulated widely in medieval Europe in imitation of the imperial gold piece so called.
- Latin sēmis (Wiktionary)
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These user-created lists contain the word ‘semis’.
Words only (I left out the expressions) from Geza Kerenyi's EN-HU interpreters' dictionary. Most of them pose some difficulty when interpreted between HU and EN in either or both directions.
Words and phrases from Jonathan Stroud's The Amulet of Samarkand.
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