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dinar (n.)

Middle Eastern unit of currency; generic name of Arab gold coins, 1630s, from Arabic dinar, originally the name of a gold coin issued by the caliphs of Damascus, from late Greek denarion, from Latin denarius (see denarius).

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Definitions of dinar

dinar (n.)
100 dinars equal 1 rial in Iran;
Synonyms: Iranian dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Yugoslavia;
Synonyms: Yugoslavian dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Tunisia;
Synonyms: Tunisian dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Libya;
Synonyms: Libyan dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Kuwait; equal 1,000 fils;
Synonyms: Kuwaiti dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Jordan; equal to 1,000 fils;
Synonyms: Jordanian dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Iraq; equal to 1,000 fils;
Synonyms: Iraqi dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Bahrain; equal to 1,000 fils;
Synonyms: Bahrain dinar
dinar (n.)
the basic unit of money in Algeria;
Synonyms: Algerian dinar
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