Definition of kopiyka in English:

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Pronunciation: /kɒˈpiːkə/


A monetary unit of Ukraine, equal to one hundredth of a hryvna.
Example sentences
  • Once you've split your bills you'll be dealing with kopiyka - there are one hundred to each hryvnia.
  • The national currency of the Republic of Ukraine is the Hryvnia consisting of 100 kopiyka.
  • The hryvna is broken down into 100 kopiykas, which are issued in coins of 1, 2, 5, 10, 25, and 50 unit values.


1990s: Ukrainian, from Russian kopeĭka kopek.

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