daric

[ dar-ik ]
/ ˈdær ɪk /
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noun

a gold coin and monetary unit of ancient Persia.

Origin of daric

1560–70; < Greek Dāreikós (statḗr) (Persian stater) of Darius
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daric

/ (ˈdærɪk) /

noun

a gold coin of ancient PersiaCompare siglos

Word Origin for daric

C16: from Greek Dareikos, probably after Darius I
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