Meaning of liard


Pronunciation: (lē-är' Fr. lē-ar'), [key]
— pl. li•ards
  1. a former silver coin of France, the fourth part of a sol, issued from the 15th century to 1793 and made from copper after 1650.


Pronunciation: (lē'ärd, lē-ärd', -är'), [key]
— n.
  1. a river in W Canada, flowing from S Yukon through N British Columbia and the Northwest Territories into the Mackenzie River. 550 mi. (885 km) long.
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