Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Ten millions, particularly with regard to a currency.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Ten millions.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In the East Indies, ten millions; one hundred lakhs: as, a crore of rupees.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the number that is represented as a one followed by 7 zeros; ten million

Etymologies

From Hindi करोड़ (kroṛ) and Urdu کروڑ (kroṛ). (Wiktionary)

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.