dubbeltje

[ duhb-uh l-chuh, -tyuh ]
/ ˈdʌb əl tʃə, -tyə /

noun

a silver ten-cent piece of the Netherlands.

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Origin of dubbeltje

1815–25; < Dutch, equivalent to dubbel double + -tje diminutive suffix; double the value of a 5-cent piece

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