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ta·ler

also tha·ler  (tä′lər)
n. pl. taler or ta·lers also thaler or tha·lers
Any of numerous silver coins that served as a unit of currency in certain Germanic countries between the 15th and 19th centuries.

[German; see dollar.]

taler

(ˈtɑːlə)
n, pl -ler or -lers
(Currencies) a variant spelling of thaler

tha•ler

or ta•ler

(ˈtɑ lər)

n., pl. -ler, -lers.
any of various former large coins of various German states.
[1780–90; < German; see dollar]
References in classic literature ?
So they ate, and after that they bargained how much the miller was to give for the fifth prophecy, until they agreed on three hundred talers.
The peasant, however, made off next morning by daybreak with the three hundred talers.
He answered: 'I sold my cow's skin in the town, for three hundred talers.
When she came to the merchant in the town, he did not give her more than two talers for a skin, and when the others came, he did not give them so much, and said: 'What can I do with all these skins?
Five students were names class valedictorian: Samuel Bombara, Austin Briggs, Taler Jensen, Natasha Kress and Natasha West.
It originates from the word Taler, which was a shortened form of Joachimstaler - a coin first minted in 1519 from the silver of a mine in the town of Joachimsthal.
It originates from the word Taler, which was a shortened form of Joachimstaler - a coin that was first minted in 1519 from the silver of a mine in the north-eastern town of Joachimsthal.
Meena, 50, is a workcharge employee of the forest department and is posted as a cattle guard at the Taler range of the park.
We hope we can get support, they will certainly be an important ally and will give us considerable momentum on the Hill," said NAFCU Director of Legislative Affairs Brad Taler.
Whatever they had implied, both Taler and Fouere had to give further explanations, swallow up their statements and find a way out by saying that they had been misunderstood or incorrectly translated.