didrachm

noun
di·​drachm | \ ˈdī+ˌ- \
variants: or didrachma \ (ˈ)dī+ \ or didrachmon
plural didrachms or didrachmas or didrachmons

Definition of didrachm

: an ancient Greek silver coin worth two drachms

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didrachmal \ (ˈ)dī+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for didrachm

Late Latin & Greek; Late Latin didrachmon, didrachma, from Greek didrachmon, from di- + -drachmon (from drachmē drachm)

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“Didrachm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/didrachm. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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