louis d'or

noun lou·is d'or \ ˌlü-ē-ˈdȯr \

Definition of louis d'or

plural louis d'or
1 : a French gold coin first struck in 1640 and issued up to the French Revolution (1789)
2 : the French 20-franc gold piece issued after the French Revolution

Origin and Etymology of louis d'or

French, from Louis XIII of France + d'or of gold


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