"Stephanus aureos concupiscit."
Translation:Stephanus is greedy for gold pieces.
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an aureus was a gold coin, so it would have been easier to spend a standard unit of money then a lump of gold. But I would guess that he wouldn't turn it down if given one.:-) aureus m (genitive aureī); second declension (numismatics) gold coin equivalent to 25 denarii, aureus (up to the 4th century AD) https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/aureus#Latin