Sentence Examples

  • A special silver coin of rupee value has been introduced.
  • As the Kandahari rupee is worth about 8 annas (half an English rupee) the government thus realizes a profit of 1%.
  • Government accounts are kept in "Kham" rupees, the "Kham" being worth about five-sixths of a Kandahari rupee; in other words, it about equals the franc, or the Persian "kran."
  • The medium of exchange is the Indian rupee (=16d.), with the subsidiary coinage of Mauritius.
  • Currency.-Persian currency alone is legal in Persia, but the rupee is freely current in Persian ports.