(redirected from Deutschmarks)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to Deutschmarks: reichsmark


(ˈdɔɪtʃˌmɑːk) or

Deutsche Mark

(Currencies) the former standard monetary unit of Germany, divided into 100 pfennigs; replaced by the euro in 2002: until 1990 the standard monetary unit of West Germany. Abbreviation: DM
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Deutschmark - formerly the basic unit of money in GermanyDeutschmark - formerly the basic unit of money in Germany
German monetary unit - monetary unit in Germany
pfennig - 100 pfennigs formerly equaled 1 Deutsche Mark in Germany


[ˈdɔɪtʃmɑːk] Nmarco m alemán


, Deutsche Mark
n (Hist) → D-Mark f, → Deutsche Mark f
References in periodicals archive ?
Chancellor Angela Merkel claims Germany settled its reparations in a 1960 agreement when Berlin paid to Greece 115million deutschmarks.
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaueble admitted in 2000 to receiving 100,000 Deutschmarks in bribes from a Canadian arms manufacturer to fund the CDU Party.
Greece was paid 115 million deutschmarks ($67 million) by West Germany to Greek victims of Nazi crimes in 1960 and victims of the forced labour camps were compensated individually.
And Germany is already producing Deutschmarks in case crisis turns to chaos, according to one analyst.
55PM Lola's (Franka Potente) boyfriend is a courier for a gangster and, when things go wrong, Lola has 20 minutes to get 100,000 Deutschmarks across the city or he's dead.
borrower's related-party debt from Deutschmarks (DM) into U.
THANKS to all the people in companies, post offices, churches, clubs and pubs on Merseyside who donated all of their holiday francs, pesetas and deutschmarks in aid of the Universal Beneficient Society (UBS), Survival Income for the Elderly at Home.
Pizzas which used to cost nine deutschmarks (pounds 3) now cost nine euros (pounds 6).
Twenty deutschmarks would inoculate a child against all six major killer diseases and 8,000 drachmas would feed one hungry person every day for a week.
One French franc will buy enough maize to keep an Afghan family going for one day while 27 deutschmarks will inoculate a child against six killer diseases.
Similarly, if you want to go the other way, it will have to be from deutschmarks to euros to francs.
HOLIDAYMAKERS from Nuneaton have helped the town's Mary Ann Evans Hospice by handing over their francs, deutschmarks and pesetas.