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koruna

play
noun ko·ru·na \ˈkȯr-ə-ˌnä, ˈkär-\

Definition of koruna

plural

koruny

play \-ə-nē\ or

korunas

or

korun

play \ˈkȯr-ən, ˈkär-\
  1. 1 — see money table

  2. 2 [Slovak] :  the basic monetary unit of Slovakia from 1992 to 2009



Origin and Etymology of koruna

Czech, literally, crown, from Latin corona — more at crown


First Known Use: 1930


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