Most transactions take place in five- and ten-dinar notes, the equivalent of thirty-three and sixty-six cents.
It was to cost him a full gold dinar even at the lower, summer rate.
British Dictionary definitions for dinar
the standard monetary unit of the following countries or territories. Algeria: divided into 100 centimes. Bahrain: divided into 1000 fils. Iraq: divided into 1000 fils. Jordan: divided into 1000 fils. Kuwait: divided into 1000 fils. Libya: divided into 1000 dirhams. Serbia: divided into 100 paras (formerly the standard monetary unit of Yugoslavia). Sudan, Tunisia: divided into 1000 millimes Din, D, d
a monetary unit of the United Arab Emirates worth one tenth of a dirham
a coin, esp one of gold, formerly used in the Middle East
C17: from Arabic, from Late Greek dēnarion, from Latin dēnāriusdenarius