American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Krone Sentence Examples
- The Order of the Crown of Rue (Rauten Krone) was founded as a family order by Frederick Augustus I.
The unit of the Danish monetarysystem, as of the Swedish and Norwegian, is the krone (crown), equal to is.
Then from 1st January 1900 the old reckoning by gulden was superseded, that by krone being introduced in all government accounts, the new silver being made a legal tender only for a limited amount.
See Moller, Geschichte der vormaligen Grafschaft Linen (Lingen, 1874); Herrmann, Die Erwerbung der Stadt and Grafschaft Lingen durch die Krone Preussen (Lingen, 1902); and Schriever, Geschichte des Kreiges Lingen (Lingen, 1905).
Since the closing years of the 19th century the Austro-Hungarian Bank had pursued a policy which had in the main the object of making the Austrian krone a gold exchange standard.