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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Greek τράχωμα(tráchoma, dowry given in money), from Byzantine Greek τραχύ(trakhú, trachy, a kind of Byzantine silver coin, literally rough, eneven), neuter of τραχύς(trakhús, rough, eneven), referring to the concavity of the coins.

NounEdit

drahoma ‎(definite accusative drahomayı, plural drahomalar)

  1. (for Christians and Jews in Turkey) property or payment given by a wife to a husband at the time of marriage, dowry.

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