sou marqué

variants: or less commonly sou markee
plural sou marqués also sou markees

Definition of sou marqué

: a small 18th century French coin issued for the colonies and formerly circulating in the West Indies and on the North American mainland

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First Known Use of sou marqué

circa 1877, in the meaning defined above

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“Sou marqué.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 13 December 2019.

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