What does coinage mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term coinage:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coinage, mintage, specie, metal money(noun)

    coins collectively

  2. neologism, neology, coinage(noun)

    a newly invented word or phrase

  3. neologism, neology, coinage(noun)

    the act of inventing a word or phrase


  1. coinage(Noun)

    The process of coining money.

  2. coinage(Noun)

    Coins taken collectively; currency.

  3. coinage(Noun)

    The creation of new words, neologizing.

  4. coinage(Noun)

    Something which has been made or invented, especially a coined word.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coinage(verb)

    the act or process of converting metal into money

  2. Coinage(verb)

    coins; the aggregate coin of a time or place

  3. Coinage(verb)

    the cost or expense of coining money

  4. Coinage(verb)

    the act or process of fabricating or inventing; formation; fabrication; that which is fabricated or forged

  5. Origin: [From Coin, v. t., cf. Cuinage.]


  1. COINage

    COINage, a monthly American special-interest magazine, targets numismatists and coin investors. Behn-Miller Publications, Inc. - under the joint ownership of Gordon Behn and COINage editorial director James L. Miller - originally published the magazine on a quarterly basis. In 1965 the magazine moved to a bimonthly publishing schedule, and has been published monthly since 1966. Behn retired in 1982, making Miller the sole publisher of COINage, as well as sole owner of the renamed Miller Magazines, Inc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coinage in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coinage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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