Definition of dinar noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdiːnɑː(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdiːnɑːr//
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a unit of money in Serbia and various countries in the Middle East and N Africa Word Originfrom Arabic and Persian dīnār, Turkish and Serbo-Croat dinar, via late Greek from Latin denarius, literally ‘containing ten’, from the phrase denarius nummus ‘coin worth ten asses’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dinar