from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See Table at currency.

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  • n. the currency of Haiti, divided into 100 centimes

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Franco-American name for a dollar, in use in Louisiana, Cuba, Hayti, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the basic unit of money in Haiti


Haitian, from feminine of French gourd, dull, from Late Latin gurdus, blunt, from Latin, dullard.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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