florin florin  /f ˈlɔ rɪn/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the basic unit of money in Suriname; equal to 100 cents
  2. (n) formerly the basic unit of money in the Netherlands; equal to 100 cents

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. One South African florin will be worth 11.
  2. A solid majority of council members voted last month to grant the poet the city's highest honor, the golden florin.
  3. For the most part independent of the guilder and backed by the favorable trade balance of the Indies, the florin has suffered little or none from Hitler's blows.

News

  1. School board to vote on proposed budget June 26

    It is down to the wire for the Elk Grove Unified School District board to pass their 2013-14 district budget. A special board meeting is set for 4:30 p.m. June 26 at the Trigg Center, 9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Elk Grove Citizen

  2. Two teachers, hundreds inspired

    Photos by Steve Crowley. Tim Smith and his statistics class at Florin High School. The Elk Grove Unified School District honors two teachers every year who have greatly impacted students, parents, and colleagues.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Elk Grove Citizen

Quotes

  • "The allocation issue is kinda BS," Allard said to UK trade paper MCV. "EA's Gerhard Florin thanked us on stage for effecting a global launch, and in no small way hinted that rivals should follow suit."
    on Oct 7, 2005 By: J Allard Source: Punch Jump

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