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rijksdaalder

[rahyks-dahl-der]
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noun
  1. a cupronickel or silver coin of the Netherlands, equal to 2½ guilders.
  2. a former silver coin of the Netherlands, equal to 48 stivers; rix-dollar.

Origin of rijksdaalder

1590–1600; < Dutch, equivalent to rijk realm, kingdom + connective -s- + daalder dollar; cf. rix-dollar
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