- a silver 25-cent piece of the Netherlands.
Origin of kwartje
< Dutch < Latin quartārius; see quarter
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A kwartje is a small silver coin worth one quarter of a guilder, or 10 cents in American currency.Hans Brinker
Mary Mapes Dodge