Meaning of LOUIS in English

LOUIS

[ 'lu:i ]

(also ~ d'or -'dɔ: )

■ noun ( plural same 'lu:ɪz )

1》 a French gold coin issued between 1640 and 1793.

2》 another term for napoleon (in sense 1).

Origin

from Louis , the name of many kings of France.

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