Flórin. n.s. [French.] A coin first made by the Florentines. That of Germany is in value 2 s. 4 d. that of Spain 4 s. 4 d. halfpenny; that of Palermo and Sicily 2 s. 6 d. that of Holland 2 s.
In the Imperial chamber the proctors have half a florin taxed and allowed them for every substantial recess. Ayliffe.