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- sing. مرابط Murābit). The Spanish word maravedí is unusual in having three do****ented plural forms: maravedís, maravedíes and maravedises. The first one...
- totaling about 14,000 maravedis for the year, or about the annual salary of a sailor. In May 1489, the queen sent him another 10,000 maravedis, and the same year...
- in France and other pre-decimal currencies such as Spain, which had 20 maravedís to 1 real and 20 reals to 1 duro or 5 pesetas. The cl****ical Roman Empire...
- support of Christopher Columbus's voyages. Barardi invested half a million "maravedis" in Columbus's first voyage, and he won a potentially lucrative contract...
- was established at two billon reals (reales de vellón) or sixty-eight maravedís. Gold escudos (worth 16 reales) were also issued. The coins circulated...
- totaling about 14,000 maravedís for the year, or about the annual salary of a sailor. In May 1489, the queen sent him another 10,000 maravedis, and the same year...
- escudo = 16 reales Spanish real mid-14th century 1864 1 real = 3 maravedíes Maravedí 11th century 14th century Spanish dinero 10th century 10th century...
- centuries, ranging in value from 2-870 maravedis, depending on the year. The name originated as the "double maravedi" (hence "dobla"), a term used by Castilians...
- placed on the altar; that a chaplain be hired at the salary of 12,000 maravedis to perform five m****es every w**** for the souls of De Soto, his parents...
- title of supernumerary (sobresaliente), and a modest salary of 1,000 maravedís. During the voyage, which started in August 1519, Pigafetta collected...
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