pfennig

noun pfen·nig \ ˈfe-nig , -nik , G ˈ(p)fe-niḵ \

Definition of pfennig

plural pfennig also pfennigs play \ˈfe-nigz, -niks\ or pfennige play \ˈ(p)fe-ni-gə, -ni-yə\
:a former monetary unit equal to ¹/₁₀₀ deutsche mark

Origin and Etymology of pfennig

German, from Old High German pfenning — more at penny


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