noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu muhr gold coin, seal, from Persian, from Middle Persian; akin to Sanskrit mudrā seal Date: 1690 a former gold coin of India and Persia equal to 15 rupees

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  • Mohur — des Mogul Herrschers Farrukh Siyar (1683–1719) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mohúr — m. *Moneda de oro de la *India inglesa, equivalente a quince rupias de plata. * * * mohúr. m. Moneda de oro de la antigua India inglesa, que equivalía a quince rupias de plata …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mohur — Mo hur, n. [Hind., fr. Per. muhur, muhr, a gold coin, a seal, seal ring.] A British Indian gold coin, of the value of fifteen silver rupees, or $7.21 (in 1913). Malcom. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mohur — (Mohar), 1) (Mohr Rupie, Goldrupie), ostindische Goldmünze von 15 Silberrupien, bei Feingehalt 180 Troygrains schwer, sowohl von den indischen Fürsten als von den Briten geprägt, ungefähr 9 Thlr. 20 Sgr.; es gibt auch Doppelmohurs zu 30… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Mohur — (Goldrupie), Goldmünze in Britisch Ostindien, bis 1853 zum festen Preis von 15 Silberrupien (à 1,925 Mk.) ausgeprägt, später nur Handelsmünze, 11,6638 g schwer, 11/12 fein, = 29,83 Mk., nach dem Gesetz von 1870 mit 41/2 vom Tausend Toleranz in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mohur — Mohur, ostind. Goldmünze zu 15 Rupien = 29,83 M …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mohur — Mohur, Mohar. ostind. Goldmünze = 10 Thlr. = 14 fl. 35 kr. C. M …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • mohúr — m. Moneda de oro de la antigua India inglesa, que equivalía a quince rupias de plata …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • mohur — [mō′hər] n. [Hindi muhur, muhr < Pers muhr, a seal, akin to Sans mudrā, a seal] a former gold coin of India, equal to 15 rupees …   English World dictionary

  • Mohur — Gold mohur redirects here. For the hotel in Aden, see Gold Mohur Hotel. For the city in Iran, see Mohr, Fars. A Mohur is a gold coin that was formerly minted by several governments including British India (including the princely states), the… …   Wikipedia

  • mohur — mo·hùr s.m.inv. TS numism. antica moneta d oro coniata in India, il cui valore variava secondo il prezzo dell oro {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1895. ETIMO: dall ingl. mohur, dall hindi muhr, persiano muhr sigillo metallico …   Dizionario italiano

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