rigsdaler

noun
rigs·​da·​ler | \ ˈrigzˌdälə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of rigsdaler

: a Danish dollar coin similar to the German reichsthaler and used up to the late 19th century

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History and Etymology for rigsdaler

Danish, from rig kingdom, realm (from Old Norse rīki) + daler

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“Rigsdaler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rigsdaler. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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