bawbee definition

  • noun:
    • A coin originally really worth six cents Scots, and later three; held comparable to an English halfpenny.
    • A copper; handful of money.
    • A halfpenny.
    • A Scotch billon coin, weighing about 29 grains troy, first issued in 1542 by James V. of Scotland, and worth at that time 1½d. Scotch.
    • plural cash; cash.
    • a classic Scottish coin of small worth

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