tetradrachm

noun
tet·ra·drachm | \ˈte-trə-ˌdram \
variants: or tetradrachma \ˌte-trə-ˈdrak-mə \ or tetradrachmon \ˌte-trə-ˈdrak-ˌmän \

Definition of tetradrachm 

: an ancient Greek silver coin worth four drachmas

First Known Use of tetradrachm

circa 1580, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tetradrachm

Greek tetradrachmon, from tetra- + drachmē drachma

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