peseta


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pe·se·ta

 (pə-sā′tə)
n.
The primary unit of currency in Spain and Andorra before the adoption of the euro.

[Spanish, diminutive of peso, peso; see peso.]

peseta

(pəˈseɪtə; Spanish peˈseta)
n
(Currencies) the former standard monetary unit of Spain and Andorra, divided into 100 céntimos; replaced by the euro in 2002
[C19: from Spanish, diminutive of peso]

pe•se•ta

(pəˈseɪ tə)

n., pl. -tas (-təz).
the basic currency of Spain, which has a fixed value relative to the euro.
[1805–15; < Sp, diminutive of pesa a weight]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peseta - formerly the basic unit of money in Spainpeseta - formerly the basic unit of money in Spain; equal to 100 centimos
centimo - a fractional monetary unit of Venezuela and Costa Rica and Equatorial Guinea and Paraguay and Spain
Spanish monetary unit - monetary unit in Spain
Translations
العِمْلَة السّابِقَه في إسبانيا
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peseta

(pəˈseitə) noun
the standard unit of currency in Spain before the Euro.
References in classic literature ?
Don't reward him with more than one peseta, Senor, whatever he does.
The pound buys 25 per cent more pesetas than five years ago, 34 per cent more drachma and an incredible 1310 per cent more Turkish lirasi, making it one of the best-value spots.
The pound may drop and the peseta recover, so if you're considering investing don't hover, dive in now.
5% respectively over the weekend, both the peseta and escudo remain weak.
The peseta has has weakened by almost five per cent against that perceived high for the pound - and more than 30 per cent in five years.
And since we nearly all bring some foreign money back home with us, we worked in the refund for bringing back 12,000 pesetas.
Exchange rates between sterling and the peseta have been volatile in recent months.
The aim of this paper is to contrast the theory of purchasing power parity (PPP) in the case of the Spanish peseta against the dollar, the franc and the pound.
Lo de la peseta, creo que era mi afan de tener algo que me abrigara y pense que el dinero lo podia todo.
038 peseta o sea: casi el 30% del precio de venta de cada ejemplar del libro y que, en 1907, la segunda edicion de Sonata estio le rindio 875 pesetas.
Hay muchas maneras de documentar la evolucion politica espanola y una de ellas es comprobar como el poder politico utilizo la tipologia de la moneda oficial, la peseta (1), para informar al ciudadano de la marcha de los cambios que se estaban introduciendo en la vida politica, usando para ello un objeto de uso diario y obligado para todos, que sirvio como medio pedagogico para ilustrar no solo lo que solemos llamar la Transicion politica, sino tambien las distintas prioridades que desde el poder se decidia utilizar en cada momento.
WE are going to Spain soon and I have just found that our 3,000 pesetas in notes and coins left from last year can no longer be used.