stater

noun sta·ter \ ˈstā-tər , stä-ˈter \
|Updated on: 27 Jul 2018

Definition of stater

: an ancient gold or silver coin of the Greek city-states

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Origin and Etymology of stater

Middle English, from Late Latin, from Greek statēr, literally, a unit of weight, from histanai to cause to stand, weigh — more at stand


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