tetartemorion

noun
te·​tar·​te·​mo·​ri·​on | \tə̇ˌtärtəˈmōrēˌän, -ēən\
variants: or less commonly tartemorion \ˌtärtəˈ-​ \
plural -s

Definition of tetartemorion 

: a small coin struck in Athens and in several small city-states of the ancient Greeks : a quarter obol

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History and Etymology for tetartemorion

tetartemorion from Greek tetartēmorion, from tetartē one fourth (from feminine of tetartos) + morion part, portion, diminutive of moros part (akin to Greek meros part); tartemorion from Greek tartēmorion, short for tetartēmorion

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