kronen kronen  /ˈkroʊ nən/


  1. (n) the basic unit of money in Norway
  2. (n) the basic unit of money in Denmark



  1. Later, when I had a job, I only made eight kronen $1.
  2. The Government employees in the Post and Telegraph Offices, having been refused increases in salaries and Christmas bonuses amounting to about 11,000,000,000 kronen, went on.
  3. After 20 years and many thousands of kronen, the heroine is flabbergasted to discover that her nephew never became a priest at all.


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    Carlos Slim's telecoms group America Movil plans to stay invested in Telekom Austria for the long term and likes its eastern European operations, its chief executive has said. Above all, we see Telekom Austria's entrenchment in eastern Europe as valuable and promising for the future," Daniel Hajj told Austria's Kronen Zeitung newspaper in an interview published online late on Tuesday. With 27 ...
    on February 5, 2014     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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