What does assignat mean?

Definitions for assignat
ˈæs ɪgˌnæt; Fr. a siˈnya; ˈæs ɪgˌnæts; Fr. a siˈnyaassig·nat

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  1. assignat(Noun)

    A banknote used during the French Revolution, on the security of state land.

    Etymology: From assignat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Assignat(noun)

    one of the notes, bills, or bonds, issued as currency by the revolutionary government of France (1790-1796), and based on the security of the lands of the church and of nobles which had been appropriated by the state

    Etymology: [F. assignat, fr. L. assignatus, p. p. of assignare.]


  1. Assignat

    Assignat was the type of a monetary instrument used during the time of the French Revolution, and the French Revolutionary Wars.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Assignat

    as-sin-yä′, n. one of the notes (chiefly for 100 francs = £4 each) in the paper currency first issued in 1790 by the French revolutionary government as bonds on the security of the appropriated church lands.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of assignat in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of assignat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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