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kroon

play
noun \ˈkrōn\

Definition of kroon

plural kroo·ni play \ˈkrō-nē\ or kroons

  1. :  the basic monetary unit of Estonia until 2011



Origin of kroon

Estonian (partitive singular krooni), literally, crown, from Swedish krona or German Krone


First Known Use: 1925


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