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thrymsa

[ thrim-zuh, -suh ]
/ ˈθrɪm zə, -sə /
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noun
a coin of Anglo-Saxon England.
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Origin of thrymsa

before 1000; borrowed by 17th-century antiquarians <Old English, alteration of trymesa (by influence of thrīe three), genitive plural of trymes<Late Latin tremis a coin, equivalent to Latin trē(s) three + -mis, as in semissemis
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