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See also: Banknote, banknotē, and bank note

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Banknote of the United States

EtymologyEdit

bank +‎ note

NounEdit

banknote (plural banknotes)

  1. A piece of paper currency.
  2. (historical) A demand note issued by private banks presumably backed up by gold or silver coin.

SynonymsEdit

  • (piece of paper currency): note (commonplace in the United Kingdom and Ireland), bill (more common in the United States and Canada)

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LatvianEdit

 banknote on Latvian Wikipedia
 
Banknotes

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian banconota (banknote), probably via another language (cf. German Banknote, Russian банкно́т (banknót), банкно́та (banknóta)).

PronunciationEdit

(file)

NounEdit

banknote f (5th declension)

  1. banknote, bill (piece of paper currency, printed by a (central) bank)
    desmit latu banknotea 10-lats banknote
    banknošu apmaiņathe exchange of banknotes
    banknošu nodrošinājumsbanknote security

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