Rome penny
Rome penny Rome" pen`ny, or Rome scot Rome" scot` See {Peter pence}, under {Peter}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Rome-penny — Romeˈ penny or Romeˈ scot noun (obsolete) Peter s penny • • • Main Entry: ↑Rome …   Useful english dictionary

  • rome-penny — n.; (also romescot, romeshot) Peter pence, fee of Rome …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • rome penny — noun Usage: usually capitalized R : peter s pence …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rome-scot — Romeˈ penny or Romeˈ scot noun (obsolete) Peter s penny • • • Main Entry: ↑Rome …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rome scot — Rome penny Rome pen ny, or Rome scot Rome scot See {Peter pence}, under {Peter}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Penny — Pen*ny, n.; pl. {Pennies}or {Pence}. Pennies denotes the number of coins; pence the amount of pennies in value. [OE. peni, AS. penig, pening, pending; akin to D. penning, OHG. pfenning, pfenting, G. pfennig, Icel. penningr; of uncertain origin.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Penny cress — Penny Pen*ny, n.; pl. {Pennies}or {Pence}. Pennies denotes the number of coins; pence the amount of pennies in value. [OE. peni, AS. penig, pening, pending; akin to D. penning, OHG. pfenning, pfenting, G. pfennig, Icel. penningr; of uncertain… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Penny dog — Penny Pen*ny, n.; pl. {Pennies}or {Pence}. Pennies denotes the number of coins; pence the amount of pennies in value. [OE. peni, AS. penig, pening, pending; akin to D. penning, OHG. pfenning, pfenting, G. pfennig, Icel. penningr; of uncertain… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Penny father — Penny Pen*ny, n.; pl. {Pennies}or {Pence}. Pennies denotes the number of coins; pence the amount of pennies in value. [OE. peni, AS. penig, pening, pending; akin to D. penning, OHG. pfenning, pfenting, G. pfennig, Icel. penningr; of uncertain… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Penny grass — Penny Pen*ny, n.; pl. {Pennies}or {Pence}. Pennies denotes the number of coins; pence the amount of pennies in value. [OE. peni, AS. penig, pening, pending; akin to D. penning, OHG. pfenning, pfenting, G. pfennig, Icel. penningr; of uncertain… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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