doblón

doblón

[duh-blohn; Spanish daw-vlawn]
noun, plural doblones [duh-bloh-neez; Spanish daw-vlaw-nes] .
a former gold coin of Spain and Spanish America, equal to two gold escudos.

Origin:
< Spanish: doubloon

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doblón (dəˈbləʊn, Spanish doˈβlon)
 
n
a variant spelling of doubloon
 
[Spanish; see doubloon]

doubloon or doblón (dʌˈbluːn)
 
n
1.  a former Spanish gold coin
2.  slang (plural) money
 
[C17: from Spanish doblón, from dobla]
 
doblón or doblón
 
n
 
[C17: from Spanish doblón, from dobla]

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