tridrachm

noun tri·drachm \ˈtrīˌdram\
variants: or

tridrachma

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tridrachmon

Definition of tridrachm

plural

tridrachms

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tridrachmas

or

tridrachmons

  1. :  an ancient Greek silver coin worth three drachms

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Origin and Etymology of tridrachm

Greek tridrachmon three drachmas, from neuter of tridrachmos worth three drachmas, from tri- three + -drachmos (from drachmē drachma) — more at tri-, dram


First Known Use: 1771


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