cunyie

noun

cun·​yie
ˈkᵫ̅nē
variants or cunzie
-nzē
plural -s
Scottish
: coin, money

Word History

Etymology

Middle English (Scots dialect) cunye, from a Middle French dialectal word akin to Middle French coing, coin wedge, stamp corner

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“Cunyie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cunyie. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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