Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 185060 search inquires.

Selected term: krone
Explanation: An aluminum bronze coin and Monetary unit of Denmark, equal to 100 øre. a cupronickel coin and Monetary unit of Norway, equal to 100 øre. a former gold coin of Germany equal to 10 marks

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 7970  10.81%
NUr$ 7970  10.81%
SKr 6754  9.16%
RO 5847  7.93%
Ptas 5016  6.80%
Euro 3151  4.27%
FKr 3086  4.19%
CFA Franc 3067  4.16%
Czechoslovakia 2872  3.90%
Fmk 2871  3.89%
Saudi Arabia 2722  3.69%
Mexico 2686  3.64%
Continental dollars 2608  3.54%
Greece 2556  3.47%
Spain 2475  3.36%
Brazil 2457  3.33%
Republic of China 2457  3.33%
Hungary 2434  3.30%
gilder 2421  3.28%
Japan 2286  3.10%