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mohur

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noun mo·hur \ˈmō-ər, mə-ˈhu̇r\

Definition of mohur

  1. :  a former gold coin of India and Persia equal to 15 rupees



Origin and Etymology of mohur

Hindi & Urdu muhr gold coin, seal, from Persian, from Middle Persian; akin to Sanskrit mudrā seal


First Known Use: 1690


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