altilik

noun al·ti·lik \ˈaltəˌlik\

Definition of altilik

plural

-s

  1. :  a coin formerly used in Turkey that was originally of silver and was equivalent to 6 piasters

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Origin and Etymology of altilik

borrowed from Turkish altılık, literally, “having six parts,” from altı “six” + -lık, noun and adjective suffix


First Known Use: 1839


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