a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Denmark, equal to 100 öre. Abbreviation: Kr., kr.
a cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Norway, equal to 100 öre. Abbreviation: Kr., kr.
Other definitions for krone (2 of 2)
a former gold coin of Germany, equal to 10 marks.
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How to use krone in a sentence
One woman, Linda krone of Cumberland, Maryland held a sign proclaiming: “Next time . . . elect an American.”Party Like It’s 2010—Tea Partiers Rally With Glenn Beck And Against IRS | Ben Jacobs | June 20, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Swansea enlisted the Brooklyn-based architect Ben krone, and together they created an image.
He handed the young peasant who was holding his horse half a krone, and then walked briskly into the castle.The Hosts of the Air | Joseph A. Altsheler
"I heard of you this evening at the krone, mein Herr," he said.A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest | Amelia B. Edwards
Another time, when he himself had starved for days, he pawned his vest to get a krone to give a beggar.Knut Hamsun | Hanna Astrup Larsen
The total amount to be paid out yearly was limited to the modest figure of two hundred thousand krone ($40,600).Manual of Ship Subsidies | Edwin M. Bacon
Pelle handed him the bottle—there stood money in piles on the writing-table, thick round two-krone pieces one upon another!Pelle the Conqueror, Complete | Martin Anderson Nexo
British Dictionary definitions for krone (1 of 2)
the standard monetary unit of Denmark, the Faeroe Islands, and Greenland, divided into 100 øre
the standard monetary unit of Norway, divided into 100 øre
British Dictionary definitions for krone (2 of 2)
a former German gold coin worth ten marks
a former Austrian monetary unit
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