daric

noun

dar·​ic
ˈdarik
plural -s
: a gold coin of ancient Persia depicting an archer on the obverse thought to represent King Darius

Word History

Etymology

Greek Dareikos, probably from Dareios Darius I †486 b.c. king of Persia + Greek -ikos -ic

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“Daric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/daric. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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