christian d'or

chris·​tian d'or | \ ¦kristˌyän¦dȯ(ə)r, -stēˌän- \
plural christian d'ors\ -​rz \

Definition of christian d'or

: a Danish gold coin of the 19th century

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History and Etymology for christian d'or

French, from Christian VII †1808 king of Denmark and duke of Holstein, under whom it was struck + d'or of gold (as in louis d'or)

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“Christian d'or.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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