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Definition of Milreis

Milreis
Milreis Mil"reis`, n. [Pg. mil reis, i. e., one thousand reis; mil a thousand + reis, pl. of real a rei.] A Portuguese money of account rated in the treasury department of the United States at one dollar and eight cents; also, a Brazilian money of account rated at fifty-four cents and six mills.

Meaning of Milreis from wikipedia

- sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Find sources: "Milréis" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (November 2007) (Learn how...
- suggested by "myriad", meaning ten thousand or by the Portuguese and Brazilian milreis). Mills are or were formerly used in some cities to express property tax...
- millefleur, millennial, millennium, milli-, million, millionaire, millipede, milreis, multimillion, postmillennial, premillennial millēnī millēn- a thousand...
- Portuguese real. It was usually called milréis (English: thousand royals) and written as 1$000. A thousand milréis (1:000$000)—or one million réis—was known...
- ed.). HarperCollins. Retrieved 7 September 2013. millrace or millrun (ˈmɪlˌreɪs)— n; 1. the current of water that turns a millwheel.   2. the channel...
- maintained until 1891. Large sums were usually expressed as mil-réis (sometimes milréis) or 1,000 réis, a term often found in 19th-century Portuguese literature...
- countries) have also entered into English: samba, bossa nova, cruzeiro, milreis and capoeira. While originally Angolan, the word "samba" only became famous...
- contract on October 3, 1881. With the low cost of transportation that is 35 milreis per p****enger, which was less than 20 U.S dollars, the new Brazilian companies...
- Refer French Indian Settlements Dates 1892 – 1905 Currency 1000 reis = 1 milreis Refer Azores Territories Dates 1876 – 1894 Currency 12 pies = 1 anna; 16...
- the filmmakers needed a gaggle of caymans, Ford offered a prize of 60 Milréis to the native who captured the largest alligator. Ford got about seventy-five...
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