: a former gold coin of India and Persia equal to 15 rupees

Word History


Hindi & Urdu muhr gold coin, seal, from Persian, from Middle Persian; akin to Sanskrit mudrā seal

First Known Use

circa 1615, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mohur was circa 1615

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Cite this Entry

“Mohur.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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