Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A Swedish unit of currency that makes up the krona, 100 öre equals one krona.
  • n. Common misspelling of øre.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A modern unit of value in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, the hundredth part of the crown (Danish krone, Swedish krona), and worth about one fourth of a United States cent; also, the coin corresponding to it.

Etymologies

From Swedish öre, from Latin aureus ("a Roman coin; golden") (Wiktionary)

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