Definition of guilder
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Official recognition made both of these things possible, and Adams was able–after gaining official recognition from the state–to secure a loan of five million guilder.
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Origin and Etymology of guilder
Middle English gylder, gyldren, modification of Middle Dutch gulden
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
GUILDER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of guilder for English Language Learners
: a basic unit of money that was formerly used in the Netherlands; also : a coin or bill representing one guilder
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