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eyrir

[ey-reer] /ˈeɪ rɪər/
noun, plural aurar
[oi-rahr] /ˈɔɪ rɑr/ (Show IPA)
1.
an aluminum bronze coin of Iceland, the 100th part of a króna.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; < Icelandic; Old Norse: ounce, unit of money (cognate with Swedish öre) < Latin aureus golden
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eyrir

/ˈeɪrɪə/
noun (pl) aurar (ˈɔːrɑː)
1.
an Icelandic monetary unit worth one hundredth of a krona
Word Origin
Old Norse: ounce (of silver), money; related to Latin aureus golden
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