Farthing definitions

fär'thĭng
A coin formerly used in Great Britain worth one fourth of a penny.
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Something of little value.
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A former small British coin, equal to one fourth of a penny.
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A thing of little value; the least amount.
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Former British unit of currency worth one-quarter of an old penny.
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Origin of farthing

From Old English feorðing (“a quarter”), from feorða (“fourth”), probably influenced by Old Norse fiórðungr