Definition of maravedi in English:
noun (plural maravedis)
A medieval Spanish copper coin and monetary unit.
- In return he offered the community a substantial endowment of 47,500 maravedis and an additional 3000 maravedis for work on the church.
- Similarly, Maria Turregano reserved 20,000 maravedis of her legitimas for herself, specifying that the sum would go to her convent, Santa Catalina, upon her death.
- This was done to the benefit of his daughter, Isabel, a nun at San Quirce, who received half of the partitioned amount: 80,000 maravedis.
Definition of maravedi in:
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