From Money; confer (Old French) monoier, (French) monnoayeur, (Latin) monetarius a master of the mint. Confer Monetary.
1. A person who deals in money; banker or broker. [Obs. or Rare]2. An authorized coiner of money. Sir Middle Hale. The Company of Moneyers, the officials who formerly coined the money of Great Britain, and who claimed certain prescriptive rights and privileges.
See a mistake? Help us improve the quality of the definitions. It's fast and easy - simply click the edit icons and follow the prompts. Thank you for your help!
From Anglo-Norman moneour, moneiour, Middle French monnoyeur.
moneyer (plural moneyers) (archaic) A moneylender. (historical) Someone who makes coins; an official minter. 2009, Diarmaid MacCulloch, A History of Christianity, Penguin 2010, p. 350: As best they could, the imperial moneyers carved coin dies which imitated the coins of ancient Rome from half a millennium before.
Visitors are welcome to help us expand the meaning of moneyer. Fill in the form below to add your definition, example or comment.
Prove you are not a machineEnter the code
Other words similar to moneyer can be found below:
Thank you for visiting international-dictionary.com, a free online dictionary with over 200,000 definitions of words and phrases. You are visitor 32 on this page. Please help us expand the meaning of moneyer by providing an alternate definition or example above. Please add comments to help us improve the site. There are 7 Categories for this word. This is word 152135 in our dictionary.