- Same as <internalXref urlencoded="bezant">bezant</internalXref>, 1.
- A gold coin, so called from being coined at Byzantium. See <xref urlencoded="bezant">bezant</xref>.
- A coin made of gold or silver, minted at Byzantium and used in currency throughout mediaeval Europe.
- a gold coin of the Byzantine Empire; widely circulated in Europe in the Middle Ages