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Meaning of SOU

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a former French coin of low denomination; often used of any small amount of money; "he hasn't a sou to his name"
 

SOU is a 3 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: coin

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sou\, n.; pl. {Sous}or. [F. sou, OF. sol, from L. solidus a
gold coin, in LL., a coin of less value. See {Sold}, n.,
{Solid}, and and cf. {Sol}, {Soldo}.]
An old French copper coin, equivalent in value to, and now
displaced by, the five-centime piece (1/20 of a franc), which
is popularly called a sou.

 

 

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