Meaning of reichsthaler

reichs•tha•ler

Pronunciation: (rīks'tä"lur Ger. rī&khligs'tä"lur), [key]
— pl. -ler, -lers.
  1. a silver thaler of Germany, originally issued in 1566; rix-dollar.
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