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Definition of Farthing


  1. The fourth of a penny; a small copper coin of Great Britain, being a cent in United States currency.
  2. A very small quantity or value.
  3. A division of land.

Farthing Quotations

Virtue knows to a farthing what it has lost by not having been vice.
Horace Walpole

Beef also was difficult to be procured and exceedingly poor; the price nearly sixpence farthing per pound.
William Bligh

I have never received a Farthing of Prize Money either for Artillery Ammunition or Vessels.
Abraham Whipple
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Farthing Translations

farthing in Hungarian is fitying
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