reichspfennig

noun, sometimes capitalized
reichs·​pfennig
variants: or Reichspfennig \ "+ˌ-​ \
plural reichspfennigs or Reichspfennigs also reichspfennige or Reichspfennige

Definition of reichspfennig

: the German pfennig from 1925 to 1948 equal to ¹/₁₀₀ reichsmark also : a coin representing one reichspfennig

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History and Etymology for reichspfennig

German, from reichs (genitive of reich realm) + pfennig

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“Reichspfennig.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/reichspfennig. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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