Guilder is the English translation of gulden, (old) Dutch for 'golden'. The gulden originated as a gold coin (hence the name) but has been a common name for a silver or base metal coin for some centuries. The name has often been interchangeable with florin. The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Gold coins are one of the oldest forms of money. ... Florin may refer to this modern currency: Aruban florin. ...
One and a half guilder was called a daalder (see thaler); two and a half guilder was called a rijksdaalder. The daalder is nowadays still known as a Dollar. Examples of German and Austrian Thalers compared to a US quarter piece (bottom center) The Thaler (or Taler) was a silver coin used throughout Europe for almost four hundred years. ... The rijksdaalder was an 18th century Dutch coin worth 2Â½ gulden or 50 stuiver. ... United States one-dollar bill Canadian one-dollar coin (Loonie) One New Taiwan dollar Australian one-dollar coin 500 old Zimbabwean dollars The dollar (often represented by the dollar sign: $) is the name of the official currency in several countries, dependencies and other regions. ...
Rhenish gulden (florenus Rheni) issued by Trier, Cologne and Mainz.
Historical guilder: The gulden was the currency of Austria-Hungary between 1754 and 1892. ... The gulden was the currency of Danzig (now Gdansk) between 1923 and 1939. ... The gulden was the currency of the states of southern Germany between 1754 and 1873. ...
Guilder and Florin are also two fictional nations in the book The Princess Bride. The guilder was the currency of British Guiana (initially known as Essequibo and Demerara) between 1796 and 1839. ... FicTioNaL is a Gaming Legend. ... The Princess Bride is a 1973 novel written by William Goldman and originally published in the USA by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. ...
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Categories: Guilder | Disambiguation | Modern obsolete currencies Florin may refer to this modern currency: Aruban florin. ... The Aruban florin is the official currency of Aruba. ... ISO 4217 Code HUF User(s) Hungary Inflation 3. ... The gulden is the unit of currency in the Netherlands Antilles. ... ISO 4217 Code PLN User(s) Poland Inflation 2. ... The gulden was the currency of Austria-Hungary between 1754 and 1892. ... The Gulden was a currency of Baden until 1873. ... The Gulden was the currency of Bavaria until 1873. ... The guilder was the currency of British Guiana (initially known as Essequibo and Demerara) between 1796 and 1839. ... The gulden was the currency of Danzig (now Gdansk) between 1923 and 1939. ... ISO 4217 Code NLG User(s) The Netherlands Inflation 2. ... The florin was the unit of currency in the British colonies and protectorates of East Africa between 1920 and 1921. ... The Gulden was the currency of the Swiss canton of Fribourg until 1798. ... The florin was the currency of Lombardy-Venetia between 1857 and 1866. ... The Gulden was the currency of the Swiss canton of Luzern until 1798. ... The gulden was the currency of the Netherlands Indies until 1949. ... The gulden was the currency of NeuchÃ¢tel until 1850. ... The Gulden was the currency of the Swiss canton of Schwyz until 1798. ... The gulden was the currency of the states of southern Germany between 1754 and 1873. ... The gulden (currency code SRG) was the currency of Suriname until 2004. ... The fiorino was the currency of Tuscany between 1826 and 1859. ... The gulden was the currency of West New Guinea until 1963. ... The Gulden was the currency of WÃ¼rttemberg until 1873. ... The nineteenth and twentieth century Florin or Two Shillings coin should not be confused with the medieval gold Florin, which was worth six shillings. ... The Florin or Double Leopard was an attempt by English king Edward III to produce a gold coinage suitable for use in Europe as well as in England (see also Half Florin or Leopard and Quarter Florin or Helm). ... The Irish florin coin featured the salmon and the original minting of the coin from 1928 until 1943 contained 75% silver, a higher content than the equivalent British coin. ... The back of an Italian florin coin The front of an Italian florin coin The florin was struck from 1252 to 1523 with no significant change in its design or metal content standard. ... Æ The florin sign (Æ) is a symbol that is used for the currencies florin, also called a gulden and guilder. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...
The guilder (Dutch gulden), represented by the symbol ƒ, was the name of the currency used in the Netherlands from the 15th century until 1999, when it was replaced by the euro (coins and notes were not introduced until 2002).
In Hungary, the guilder was named the forint after the city of Florence, and it was used from the old times through today: it is still the currency in Hungary, but only until around 2010, when it is expected to be replaced by the euro.
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