Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably


[gool-dn] /ˈgul dn/
noun, plural guldens, gulden.
Origin of gulden
1590-1600; < Dutch gulden (florijin) golden (florin) Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for gulden
Historical Examples
  • Thus they struggled until Pike moved under gulden's swinging club.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • In return a hundred gulden, and I undertake also to have the Pfarrhaus repaired.

    A German Pompadour Marie Hay
  • gulden was in a hurry, and twice he edged off, to be halted by impatient calls.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • But no one has ever known where went the four hundred thousand gulden.

    A German Pompadour Marie Hay
  • Any of you ought to admit that gulden's kind of work will disorganize a gang.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • He paid me five gulden for each transfer that I made from the copper to stone.

    The Invention of Lithography Alois Senefelder
  • But we all was afraid of gulden, except Cleve, as it turned out.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • And I've got ten gulden from the dark woman, who is not so bad as I thought she was.

    The Quest Frederik van Eeden
  • The men back of gulden were a bearded, check-shirted, heavily armed group, the worst of that bad lot.

    The Border Legion Zane Grey
  • But he was pacified by the present of a gulden, and made the copy.

British Dictionary definitions for gulden


noun (pl) -dens, -den
a variant of guilder
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for gulden

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for gulden

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for gulden