mariengroschen

noun
ma·​ri·​en·​gro·​schen | \ məˈrēənˌgrōshən \
plural mariengroschen

Definition of mariengroschen

: a German silver coin bearing a representation of the Madonna and Child that was first issued about 1505

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History and Etymology for mariengroschen

German, from Marie Mary, mother of Jesus + German groschen

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“Mariengroschen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mariengroschen. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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