Definition of Lira. Meaning of Lira. Synonyms of Lira

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Definition of Lira

Lira
Lira Li"ra (l[=e]"r[.a]), n.; pl. Lire (-r[asl]). [It., fr. L. libra the Roman pound. Cf. Livre.] An Italian coin equivalent in value to the French franc.

Meaning of Lira from wikipedia

- Lira (plural lire or lira) is the name of several currency units. It is the current currency of Turkey and also the local name of the currencies of Lebanon...
- The Turkish lira (Turkish: Türk lirası; sign: ₺; code: TRY; usually abbreviated as TL) is the currency of Turkey and the self-declared Turkish Republic...
- (This two-bar symbol is also used for currencies named lira, for example the (withdrawn) Italian lira). In the US, "pound sign" refers to the symbol number...
- The lira (Italian: [ˈliːra]; plural lire [ˈliːre]) was the currency of Italy between 1861 and 2002 and of the Albanian Kingdom between 1941 and 1943. Between...
- Aeroporto Inter****onale di Roma–Ciampino "G. B. Pastine") (IATA: CIA, ICAO: LIRA), is the secondary international airport of Rome, the capital of Italy, after...
- lira was the currency of Ottoman Empire between 1844[citation needed] and 29 October 1923[citation needed] when it was replaced by the Turkish lira....
- coinage systems, but when the country became unified in 1861, the Italian lira came into place, and was used until 2002. Today, Italy uses the Euro. Despite...
- 781–1794 Israeli lira 1948–1980 Italian lira 1861–2002 Italian East African lira 1938–1941 Italian Somaliland lira 1925–1926 Luccan pound, or lira, until 1800...
- Lira is a common surname in the Spanish and Italian languages. It was also a given name during the Medieval period. Lira translates to libra in Latin,...
- century by the Persian geographer Ibn Khurradadhbih (d. 911) describing the lira (lūrā) as a typical instrument within the Byzantine Empire. One of the earliest...
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