Pronunciation: (lOO"ē dôr'; Fr. lwē dôr'), [key]
—pl. lou•is d'orPronunciation: (lOO"ēz dôr'; Fr. lwē dôr'). [key]
a former gold coin of France, issued from 1640 to 1795; pistole. Also called louis.
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