[ duh-blohn; Spanish daw-blawn ]
/ dəˈbloʊn; Spanish dɔˈβlɔn /
noun, plural do·blon·es [duh-bloh-neez; Spanish daw-blaw-nes]. /dəˈbloʊ niz; Spanish dɔˈβlɔ nɛs/.
a former gold coin of Spain and Spanish America, equal to two gold escudos.
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Origin of doblón
First recorded in 1620–30; from Spanish: see origin at doubloon
Words nearby doblón
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Example sentences from the Web for doblón
Also known as the doblon de à 8; Anglicized as “piece of eight.”The Bible in Spain - Vol. 2 [of 2]|George Borrow
British Dictionary definitions for doblón
/ (dəˈbləʊn, Spanish doˈβlon) /
a variant spelling of doubloon
Word Origin for doblón
Spanish; see doubloon
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