Definition of Dinar

1. Noun. 100 dinars equal 1 rial in Iran.

Exact synonyms: Iranian Dinar
Generic synonyms: Iranian Monetary Unit
Group relationships: Iranian Rial, Rial



2. Noun. The basic unit of money in Yugoslavia.
Exact synonyms: Yugoslavian Dinar
Generic synonyms: Yugoslavian Monetary Unit
Terms within: Para

3. Noun. The basic unit of money in Tunisia.
Exact synonyms: Tunisian Dinar
Generic synonyms: Tunisian Monetary Unit
Terms within: Dirham, Tunisian Dirham

4. Noun. The basic unit of money in Libya.
Exact synonyms: Libyan Dinar
Generic synonyms: Libyan Monetary Unit
Terms within: Dirham, Libyan Dirham

5. Noun. The basic unit of money in Kuwait; equal 1,000 fils.
Exact synonyms: Kuwaiti Dinar
Generic synonyms: Kuwaiti Monetary Unit
Terms within: Dirham, Kuwaiti Dirham

6. Noun. The basic unit of money in Jordan; equal to 1,000 fils.
Exact synonyms: Jordanian Dinar
Terms within: Fils
Generic synonyms: Jordanian Monetary Unit

7. Noun. The basic unit of money in Iraq; equal to 1,000 fils.
Exact synonyms: Iraqi Dinar
Terms within: Fils
Generic synonyms: Iraqi Monetary Unit

8. Noun. The basic unit of money in Bahrain; equal to 1,000 fils.
Exact synonyms: Bahrain Dinar
Generic synonyms: Bahrainian Monetary Unit
Terms within: Fils

9. Noun. The basic unit of money in Algeria.
Exact synonyms: Algerian Dinar
Terms within: Centime, Algerian Centime
Generic synonyms: Algerian Monetary Unit

Definition of Dinar

1. n. A petty money of accounts of Persia.

Definition of Dinar

1. Noun. Name of official currency of several countries, including Algeria, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Libya, Serbia and Tunisia. ¹

2. Noun. A coin or note worth one dinar. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dinar

1. an ancient gold coin of Muslim areas [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dinar

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dimwittedness
dimyaria
dimyarian
dimyarians
dimyary
dimyristoyl
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dimyristyl
din
din-dins
dinaphthyl
dinapsoline
dinar (current term)
dinarchies
dinarchy
dinars
dincha
dindle
dindled
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dine
dine in
dine out
dined
dined at the Y

Literary usage of Dinar

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1. A History of Egypt by Sir John Pentland Mahaffy, Joseph Grafton Milne, Stanley Lane-Poole, William Matthew Flinders Petrie (1901)
"dinar of Saladin, Cairo, 1179 200 46. Saladin's inscription on the Gate of ... Inscription on tomb of es-Salih Ayyub. 1252 . . . 231 56. dinar of queen ..."

2. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1903)
"... the pass over the Kuh-i-dinar; (19) A piece of the track over Kuh-i-dinar ... of Kuh-i-dinar ; (27) In the oak woods on western side of Kuh-i-dinar*; ..."

3. Cathay and the Way Thither: Being a Collection of Medieval Notices of China by Henry Yule, Odorico, Rashīd al-Dīn Ṭabīb, Francesco Balducci Pegolotti, Joannes de Marignolis, Ibn Batuta, Bento de Góis (1866)
"The estimates of the dinar also are various. Quatremère assumes the dinar in Irak at the beginning of the fourteenth century to be 15 francs, or 11s. ..."

4. A History of Egypt in the Middle Agesby Stanley Lane-Poole by Stanley Lane-Poole (1901)
"dinar of ez-Zafir, Misr, 1149 172 41. dinar of el-'Adid, Cairo, 1168 183 42. ... 219 53. dinar of el-Kamil, Alexandra, 1225 229 54. dinar of ..."

5. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1908)
"176 sqq., Stuttgart, 1845; Krönlein, Amalrich von Bena und David von dinar!, in TSK, xii. (1847) 271 sqq.; W Preger, ..."

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