Definitions

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  • n. A former gold coin of Germany.
  • n. A former gold coin of Sweden.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A former gold coin of Germany worth nearly five dollars; also, a gold coin of Sweden worth nearly five dollars.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A gold coin first issued in 1732 by Charles Philip, Elector of the Palatinate, and afterward adopted in various parts of Germany.
  • n. A Swedish gold coin, worth about two dollars.

Etymologies

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Latin Carolus Charles.

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  • One for the coin and currency listers.

    February 6, 2013