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One of several coins formerly used in France, worth a small amount.
[French, from Old French sol, from Late Latin solidus, solidus; see solidus.]
1. (Historical Terms) a former French coin of low denomination
2. (Banking & Finance) a very small amount of money: I haven't a sou to my name.
[C19: from French, from Old French sol, from Latin: solidus]
n., pl. sous.
1. (formerly) either of two bronze coins of France, equal to five centimes and ten centimes.
2. sol 2 .
[1810–20; < French; Old French sol sol2]