Markka meaning

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The primary unit of currency in Finland before the adoption of the euro.
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The former basic monetary unit of Finland, superseded in 2002 by the euro.
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A (Finnish) mark, the currency used in Finland before the introduction of the euro, consisting of 100 penni. Abbreviation FIM.
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Origin of markka

  • Finnish from Swedish mark a mark of money merg- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Finnish markka, from a Germanic language, likely German Mark.

    From Wiktionary