- a cupronickel or bronze coin and monetary unit of Finland until the euro was adopted, equal to 100 pennia; finmark. Abbreviation: F.Mk., M.
Origin of markka
1900–05; < Finnish < German Mark; see mark2
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- the former standard monetary unit of Finland, divided into 100 penniä; replaced by the euro in 2002
Word Origin for markka
Finnish. See mark ²
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