taler

[ tah-ler ]
/ ˈtɑ lər /
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noun, plural ta·ler, ta·lers.


Nearby words

  1. talebearer,
  2. talent,
  3. talent scout,
  4. talent show,
  5. talented,
  6. tales,
  7. talesman,
  8. taleteller,
  9. tali,
  10. tali-

thaler

or ta·ler

[ tah-ler ]
/ ˈtɑ lər /

noun, plural tha·ler, tha·lers.

any of various former large coins of various German states; dollar.

Origin of thaler

From German, dating back to 1780–90; see origin at dollar

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British Dictionary definitions for taler

taler

/ (ˈtɑːlə) /

noun plural -ler or -lers

a variant spelling of thaler

thaler

taler

/ (ˈtɑːlə) /

noun plural -ler or -lers

a former German, Austrian, or Swiss silver coin

Word Origin for thaler

from German; see dollar

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