al·​ber·​tus·​tha·​ler | \ äl-ˈber-tə-ˌstä-lər \
variants: or albertustaler
plural albertusthalers or albertustalers

Definition of albertusthaler

: a silver coin worth three gulden formerly used in the Low Countries

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First Known Use of albertusthaler

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albertusthaler

German, from Dutch albertusdaalder, from Albert VII (Albertus) †1622 archduke of Austria and regent of the Netherlands, its coiner + Dutch daalder taler, from German taler

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“Albertusthaler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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