Currencies list

Here are the codes and names for most of the currencies in use today or recently.

currency (noun): a system of money in general use in a particular country — The dollar was a strong currency. | I need to exchange some currency from Japanese yen to Russian roubles.

Note that currencies marked * have been replaced by the EU Euro.

codebasic currency unitfractional unit 1:100
AFAAfghan afghanipul
DZDAlgerian dinarcentime
USDAmerican dollarcent
ARPArgentinian pesocentavo
AUDAustralian dollarcent
ATS*Austrian schillinggroschen
BSDBahamian dollarcent
BEF*Belgian franccentime
BRRBrazilian realcentavo
GBPBritish poundpenny
BGLBulgarian levstotinka
CADCanadian dollarcent
CLPChilean pesocentesimo
CNYChinese yuan renminbifen
CYP*Cyprus poundcent
CSKCzech korunahaler
DKKDanish kroneøre
NLG*Dutch guildercent
EGPEgyptian poundpiaster
EUREuropean Union Eurocent
FIM*Finnish markkapenni
FRF*French franccentime
DEM*German markpfennig
GRD*Greek drachmalepton
HKDHong Kong dollarcent
HUFHungarian forintfillér
INRIndian rupeepaisa
IDRIndonesian rupiahsen
IEP*Irish puntpenny
ILSIsraeli shekelagora
ITL*Italian liracentesimo
JMDJamaican dollarcent
JPYJapanese yensen (not used)
LBPLebanese poundpiaster
LUF*Luxembourg franccentime
MYRMalaysian ringgitsen
MXPMexican pesocentavo
NZDNew Zealand dollarcent
NOKNorwegian kroneøre
PKRPakistani rupeepaisa
PHPPhilippine pesocentavo
PLZPolish zlotygrosz
PTE*Portugese escudocentavo
ROLRomanian leuban
SURRussian rouble/rublekopeck
SARSaudi Arabian riyalhalala
SGDSingapore dollarcent
ZARSouth African randcent
KRWSouth Korean wonjeon
ESP*Spanish pesetacentimo
SEKSwedish kronaøre
CHFSwiss franccentime
TWDTaiwan dollarcent
THBThai bahtsatang
TTDTrinidad & Tobago dollarcent
TRLTurkish lirakurus
VEBVenezuelan bolivarcentimo
VNDVietnamese dongxu

* Now replaced by the EU Euro