WORD: bezant

bezant

Definition: (noun) A gold coin of the Byzantine Empire; widely circulated in Europe in the Middle Ages.
Synonyms: solidus
Usage: The gold coin I found on my archaeology dig turned out to be an authentic bezant. Discuss.

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