noun, plural mil·reis.
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The German choral union had given a concert in aid of this humane society, which alone had realized 3100 milreis (above 300)!Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume I|Karl Ritter von Scherzer
A premium of as much as five milreis a bag has been paid by speculators in order to obtain immediate transport.
That is to say, the purchasing power of a milreis in Brazil will not necessarily vary exactly as the rate of exchange on London.
Gold is the nominal standard of value, the monetary unit being the gold milreis worth 2s.
The Portuguese money system—reis and milreis—is that of Brazil.Seven Legs Across the Seas|Samuel Murray