What does the word Stiver mean?

Usage examples for Stiver

  1. The old gentleman divided his fortune into three not exactly equal portions; one for himself, one for his daughter, and one for his son, which he handed over to him, saying, " Take it once for all, and make the most of it; if you lose it where I won it, not another stiver do you get from me during my life." – Crotchet-Castle by Peacock, Thomas Love
  2. My Stiver mustn't listen to his mocking. – Love's Comedy by Henrik Ibsen