zwanziger

noun zwan·zi·ger \ ˈtsfän(t)sə̇gə(r) , ˈtsvä- \

Definition of zwanziger

plural zwanzigers
:a formerly used Austrian and German billon coin of 20 kreuzers

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Origin and Etymology of zwanziger

German, from zwanzig twenty, from Old High German zweinzug, from zwein- (akin to Old English twēgen, twā, tū two) + -zug group of 10


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