Maria Theresa dollar


Ma·​ria The·​re·​sa dollar mə-ˈrē-ə-tə-ˈrā-sə- How to pronounce Maria Theresa dollar (audio)
: a 1780 silver trade coin used in the Middle East

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1883, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Maria Theresa dollar was circa 1883

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“Maria Theresa dollar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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