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dinar

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noun di·nar \di-ˈnär, ˈdē-ˌ\

Definition of dinar

  1. 1 :  a gold coin formerly used in countries of southwest Asia and north Africa

  2. 2 a — see money table b — see rial at money table



Origin of dinar

Arabic dīnār, from Late Greek dēnarion denarius, from Latin denarius — more at denier


First Known Use: 1634


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