variants or triobolon
plural triobols or triobolons
: an ancient Greek coin worth 3 obols or ¹/₂ drachm

Word History


Latin triobolus, from Greek triōbolon, from tri- three + obolos obol

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“Triobol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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