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Definition of Guinea

Guinea

  1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named.
  2. A gold coin of England current for twenty-one shillings sterling, or about five dollars, but not coined since the issue of sovereigns in 1817.
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Guinea Translations

guinea in Afrikaans is Guinee
guinea in Dutch is Guinea
guinea in Hungarian is 21 shilling
guinea in Spanish is guinea