markka

noun mark·ka \ ˈmär-ˌkä \

Definition of markka

plural markkaa play \ˈmär-ˌkä\ also markkas play \-ˌkäz\
: the basic monetary unit of Finland from 1917 to 2001

Origin and Etymology of markka

Finnish, from Swedish mark, a unit of value; akin to Old Norse mǫrk mark


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