Currencies and countries

The World Currencies Database includes 788 currency symbols, names and countries with historical or other coinage information and has received over 313207 search inquires.

Selected title: shilling
Explanation: Cupronickel coin of the U.K., the 20th part of a pound equal to 12 pence use phased out in 1971. The Monetary unit of Kenya, Somalia, Tanzania and Uganda. A former fractional currency of various other nations and territories such as Aden, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Nigeria New Zealand, Rhodesia, the Federation of Southern Arabia, Tanganyika, Tanzania, Uganda and Zanzibar

A currency is a unit of exchange and hence a kind of money and medium of exchange. Currency includes paper banknotes and metal coins, which today are the dominant means of exchange. If you could not find the title you were looking for, or if you know a title which is not included in the Dictionary, please help us improve this service by reporting your findings.

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Currency or countrySearchesPercentage
NUr$ 12234  10.52%
NUr$ 12234  10.52%
SKr 9520  8.18%
RO 8394  7.22%
Ptas 8231  7.08%
Euro 4899  4.21%
FKr 4837  4.16%
CFA Franc 4762  4.09%
Mexico 4591  3.95%
Czechoslovakia 4547  3.91%
Fmk 4428  3.81%
Continental dollars 4378  3.76%
Greece 4345  3.74%
Saudi Arabia 4337  3.73%
fen 4185  3.60%
Brazil 4135  3.55%
Spain 4100  3.52%
Japan 4090  3.52%
Hungary 4033  3.47%
Republic of China 3954  3.40%