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Adapted from euro (a reduced form of Europe), the winner of a contest open to the general public to propose names for the new European currency, with the initial eu replaced with ei, following the pattern of Europe : Eiropa.
eiro m (invariable)
- euro (name of the monetary units of the European Monetary Union or Eurozone within the European Union; symbol: €)
- pieci eiro — five euros
- grāmata maksā piecus eiro — the book costs five euros
- eiro kurss — the exchange rate of the euro
- eiro ieviešana Latvijā — the introduction of the euro in Latvia (expected for 2014)