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denar

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Pronunciation: /ˈdiːnə
 
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Definition of denar in English:

noun

The basic monetary unit of the republic of Macedonia.
Example sentences
  • Even if she had the denars, Shalott did not know the way to Andrew's.
  • On the surface of the 1000 denars note there is a reproduction of an icon of the Mother of God.
  • She had to pay a 10 000 denar fine.

Origin

based on Latin denarius; compare with dinar.

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