moneyage

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French monnayage coinage.

Noun[edit]

moneyage (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) mintage; coinage
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Hume to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) A tax paid to the first two Norman kings of England to prevent them from debasing the coin.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.