schilling

[ shil-ing ]
/ ˈʃɪl ɪŋ /
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noun

a copper and aluminum coin and monetary unit of Austria until the euro was adopted, equal to 100 groschen. Abbreviation: S., Sch.
any of various former minor coins of Germany.

Nearby words

  1. schiller park,
  2. schiller's test,
  3. schiller, ferdinand canning scott,
  4. schiller, friedrich von,
  5. schillerize,
  6. schilling test,
  7. schilling's blood count,
  8. schindylesis,
  9. schipa,
  10. schipa, tito

Origin of schilling

1745–55; < German; cognate with shilling

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British Dictionary definitions for schilling

schilling

/ (ˈʃɪlɪŋ) /

noun

the former standard monetary unit of Austria, divided into 100 groschen; replaced by the euro in 2002
an old German coin of low denomination

Word Origin for schilling

C18: from German: shilling

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