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The moidore was worth six pieces of eight, the pistole four, the johannes eight.
Here's gold moidore from Virginia—here—no, not that—that's keepsakes the girls gave me.The Virginians|William Makepeace Thackeray
On one occasion General Stone, the authority for the previous anecdote, crossed the ferry and offered a moidore in payment.George Washington, Vol. II|Henry Cabot Lodge
Now let us go and sell the mantle, the gold alone is well worth a moidore.The Bible in Spain|George Borrow
The moidore and the johannes were Portuguese coins, the pistole Spanish.