hecte

noun
hec·​te | \ ˈhek(ˌ)tē\
plural -s

Definition of hecte

: any of several ancient Greek coins worth ¹/₆ stater, the most common of which was a coin of Phocaea and Lesbos made of electrum (see electrum sense 2)

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History and Etymology for hecte

Greek hektē, from feminine of hektos sixth, from hex six

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