obole

noun
ob·​ole | \ ˈäˌbōl \
plural -s

Definition of obole

: a coin of medieval France equivalent to a half denier

called also obolus

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History and Etymology for obole

French, from Latin obulus

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“Obole.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obole. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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