gns.


abbreviation for

guineas

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Example sentences from the Web for gns.

  • Tablespoon vingar with 10 gns of salts of Tartar in teacup swallowed in effervescent state—slight sweat.

    Seaport in Virginia|Gay Montague Moore
  • It implied that the bride was actually entering the gns of the groom (23, 28, 35), and was probably chosen for its lucky meaning .

    The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston
  • Some took the additional name from the stirps instead of from the gns, that is, from the cognmen instead of from the nmen.

    The Private Life of the Romans|Harold Whetstone Johnston