follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

gulden

[gool-dn] /ˈgul dn/
noun, plural guldens, gulden.
1.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Dutch gulden (florijin) golden (florin)
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for gulden

guilder

/ˈɡɪldə/
noun (pl) -ders, -der, -dens, -den
1.
Also called florin. the former standard monetary unit of the Netherlands, divided into 100 cents; replaced by the euro in 2002
2.
the standard monetary unit of the Netherlands Antilles and Surinam, divided into 100 cents
3.
any of various former gold or silver coins of Germany, Austria, or the Netherlands
Word Origin
C15: changed from Middle Dutch gulden, literally: golden

gulden

/ˈɡʊldən/
noun (pl) -dens, -den
1.
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

8
12
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for gulden