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Dictionary Definition

dinar

Noun

1 100 dinars equal 1 rial [syn: Iranian dinar]
2 the basic unit of money in Yugoslavia [syn: Yugoslavian dinar]
3 the basic unit of money in Tunisia [syn: Tunisian dinar]
4 the basic unit of money in Libya [syn: Libyan dinar]
5 the basic unit of money in Kuwait; equal 1,000 fils [syn: Kuwaiti dinar]
6 the basic unit of money in Jordan; equal to 1,000 fils [syn: Jordanian dinar]
7 the basic unit of money in Iraq; equal to 1,000 fils [syn: Iraqi dinar]
8 the basic unit of money in Bahrain; equal to 1,000 fils [syn: Bahrain dinar]
9 the basic unit of money in Algeria [syn: Algerian dinar]

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English

Etymology

Derived from Roman currency name denarius.

Noun

  1. Name of official currency of several countries, including Algeria, Bahrain, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Serbia and Montenegro, Sudan, Yemen and Tunisia.
  2. A coin or note worth one dinar.

Translations

Bosnian

Noun

dinar s (p: dinari)
  1. dinar

Catalan

Noun

dinar

Croatian

Noun

dinar s (p: dinari)
  1. dinar

Serbian

Noun

dinar s (p: dinari)
  1. dinar

Cyrillic spelling

Extensive Definition

The Dinar is the name of the official currency in several countries. The word dinar (, , ) is derived from denarius, a Roman currency.

Legal tender

Countries currently using the dinar

Countries which have previously used the dinar

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References

dinar in Arabic: دينار
dinar in Asturian: Dinar
dinar in Bosnian: Dinar
dinar in Catalan: Dinar
dinar in Czech: Dinár
dinar in Danish: Dinar
dinar in German: Dinar
dinar in Modern Greek (1453-): Δηνάριο
dinar in Esperanto: Dinaro
dinar in Persian: دینار
dinar in French: Dinar
dinar in Croatian: Dinar
dinar in Indonesian: Dinar
dinar in Hebrew: דינר
dinar in Kurdish: Dînar (dirav)
dinar in Malay (macrolanguage): Dinar
dinar in Dutch: Dinar (munt)
dinar in Japanese: ディナール
dinar in Norwegian: Dinar
dinar in Polish: Dinar
dinar in Portuguese: Dinar
dinar in Russian: Динар
dinar in Serbian: Историја динара
dinar in Finnish: Dinaari
dinar in Swedish: Dinar
dinar in Chinese: 第納爾
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