The #currency of #romania 💰💰 #leu #lion

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The Romanian leu, (literal translation: lion) (Romanian pronunciation: [lew], plural lei [lej] is the currency of Romania. It is subdivided into 100 bani (Romanian pronunciation: [banʲ], singular: ban, Romanian pronunciation: [ban]). The word “bani” is also used for “money” in the Romanian language. The name of the currency means “lion”, and is derived from the Dutch thaler (leeuwendaalder / lion thaler/dollar).