the basic monetary unit of Haiti
Origin of gourdeFrench ; from feminine of gourd, numb, heavy, dull ; from Classical Latin gurdus, dull, heavy, stupid
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Origin of gourdeHaitian, from feminine of French gourd, dull, from Late Latin gurdus, blunt, from Latin, dullard.
gourde - Investment & Finance Definition
The currency unit of Haiti, comprised of 100 centimes.