du·​kat ˈdü-ˌkät How to pronounce dukat (audio)
plural dukata dü-ˈkä-tə How to pronounce dukat (audio) or dukats : a gold trade coin of Bosnia and Herzegovina
plural dukaty ˈdü-kä-tē How to pronounce dukat (audio) or dukatu ˈdü-kä-tü How to pronounce dukat (audio) or dukaten ˈdü-kä-ten How to pronounce dukat (audio) : a gold trade coin of former Czechoslovakia

Note: The plural dukaty is usually used for the denomination two, dukatu is used of more than two, and dukaten is used as a general plural.

plural dukata also dukats : a gold trade coin of former Yugoslavia

Word History

First Known Use

1993, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dukat was in 1993

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“Dukat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dukat. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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