sou marqué

noun

variants or less commonly sou markee
plural sou marqués also sou markees
: a small 18th century French coin issued for the colonies and formerly circulating in the West Indies and on the North American mainland

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sou marqué was circa 1877

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“Sou marqué.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sou%20marqu%C3%A9. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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