Definition of dupondius in English:


Line breaks: du|pon¦dius
Pronunciation: /djuːˈpɒndɪəs/

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noun (plural dupondii /-dɪʌɪ/)

  • A bronze or brass coin of the Roman Empire, equal to two asses or half a sesterce.


Latin, from duo 'two' + pondo 'by weight'.

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