nummary

[nuhm-uh-ree]

adjective

of or relating to coins or money.
dealing in coins or money.

Nearby words

  1. numinous,
  2. numis.,
  3. numismatic,
  4. numismatics,
  5. numismatist,
  6. nummular,
  7. nummulite,
  8. nummulitic,
  9. nummulitic limestone,
  10. numnah

Origin of nummary

1650–60; < Latin nummārius of, belonging to money, equivalent to numm(us) coin + -ārius -ary

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British Dictionary definitions for nummary

nummary

adjective

of or relating to coins

Word Origin for nummary

C17: from Latin nummārius, from nummus coin

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