frederiks d'or

variants: or frederick d'or \ ˈfred(ə)rikˈdȯ(ə)r \ or fredericks d'or or frederik d'or
plural -s

Definition of frederiks d'or

: a 19th century gold coin of Frederick VI of Denmark

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History and Etymology for frederiks d'or

frederik from Danish, from Frederik VI †1839 king of Denmark; frederik d'or from Danish frederikdor, from Frederik VI + French d'or of gold

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“Frederiks d'or.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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