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denier definition

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This page has 13 definitions of denier with English translations in 6 languages. Denier is a noun. Examples of how to use denier in a sentence are shown. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

See also: dénier

English denier definition

Etymology 1

From Old French denier, from Latin denarius. Doublet of dinar.

Pronunciation

Noun

denier (plural deniers)

  1. (now historical) An old French coin worth one-twelfth of a sou.
    • 2011, Norman Davies, Vanished Kingdoms, Penguin 2012, p. 117:
      A bronze denier bearing the inscription CONRADUS around a central cross, was minted in Lugdunum.
  2. A unit of linear density which indicates the fineness of fiber or yarn, equal to one gram per 9000 meters, used especially to measure or indicate the fineness of hosiery. Originally equal to the weight of a denier coin per 9600 aunes.
    • 2002, Jill Mansell, Staying at Daisy's:
      Upstairs she rummaged through her chest of drawers, finally unearthing an unopened pack of ten denier barely blacks.
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Etymology 2

deny +‎ -er.

Pronunciation

Noun

denier (plural deniers)

  1. One who denies or forbids something.
    • 2003, ABA Journal (volume 89)
      Also, visitation deniers don't always get off with a slap on the wrist.
  2. One who denies the existence of something.
    Holocaust denier
    global warming denier
    AIDS denier
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Finnish denier definition

Noun

denier

  1. denier (unit of measure)
  2. denier (old coin)

Declension

Inflection of denier (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative denier denierit
genitive denierin denierien
deniereiden
deniereitten
partitive denieriä deniereitä
denierejä
illative denieriin deniereihin
singular plural
nominative denier denierit
accusative nom. denier denierit
gen. denierin
genitive denierin denierien
deniereiden
deniereitten
partitive denieriä deniereitä
denierejä
inessive denierissä deniereissä
elative denieristä deniereistä
illative denieriin deniereihin
adessive denierillä deniereillä
ablative denieriltä deniereiltä
allative denierille deniereille
essive denierinä deniereinä
translative denieriksi deniereiksi
instructive denierein
abessive denierittä deniereittä
comitative deniereineen
Possessive forms of denier (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person denierini denierimme
2nd person denierisi denierinne
3rd person denierinsä

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French denier definition

Etymology

From Middle French, from Old French denier, inherited from Latin dēnārius. Doublet of dénaire.

Pronunciation

Noun

denier m (plural deniers)

  1. denier (coin)
  2. (by extension) money
  3. denier (unit of weight)

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Middle French denier definition

Etymology

From Old French denier, Latin dēnārius.

Noun

denier m (plural deniers)

  1. denier (coin)

Old French denier definition

Etymology

From Latin dēnārius.

Noun

denier m (oblique plural deniers, nominative singular deniers, nominative plural denier)

  1. denier (coin)

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Romanian denier definition

Etymology

From French denier.

Noun

denier m (plural denieri)

  1. denier (weight)

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Swedish denier definition

Noun

denier c

  1. denier

Declension

Declension of denier 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative denier denieren denier denierer
Genitive deniers denierens deniers denierers

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