from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The primary unit of currency in Finland before the adoption of the euro.
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- n. A (Finnish) mark, the currency used in Finland before the introduction of the euro, consisting of 100 penni. Abbreviation FIM.
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- n. formerly the basic unit of money in Finland
Finnish, from Swedish mark, a mark of money.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Finnish markka "mark (coin)", from Germanic. See mark (old measure of weight of precious metals, equal to 8 troy oz). (Wiktionary)