eightpenny

[ eyt-pen-ee ]
/ ˈeɪtˌpɛn i /

adjective

noting a nail 2½ inches (64 mm) long.
costing or amounting to the sum of eight pennies. Symbol: 8d

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Origin of eightpenny

First recorded in 1490–1500; eight + penny(def 5)
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