sol·​do ˈsȯl-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce soldo (audio)
plural soldi ˈsȯl-(ˌ)dē How to pronounce soldo (audio)
: an old Italian coin worth five centesimi

Word History


Italian, from Late Latin solidus solidus

First Known Use

1599, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of soldo was in 1599

Dictionary Entries Near soldo

Cite this Entry

“Soldo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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