variants or miliarense
plural miliarenses
: a Byzantine silver coin that was introduced in the 4th century by Constantine the Great equal to ¹/₁₀₀₀ pound or ¹/₁₄ solidus or after the reign of Justinian I (mid 6th century) equal to ¹/₁₂ solidus

Word History


Late Latin, from Latin mille thousand

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“Miliarensis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jun. 2023.

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