Associations to the word «Livre»

Wiktionary

LIVRE, noun. (historical) A unit of currency formerly used in France, divided into 20 sols or sous.
LIVRE TOURNOIS, noun. One of numerous currencies used in France in the Middle Ages.
LIVRE TOURNOIS, noun. A unit of account used in France in the Middle Ages and the early modern period.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne