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See also: euro, euró, eŭro, euro-, and Euro-


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Euro ‎(comparative more Euro, superlative most Euro)

  1. Clipping of European


Euro ‎(plural Euros or Euro)

  1. Alternative spelling of euro, the currency and coin introduced 1999.
  2. (soccer, usually followed by the year) The UEFA European Football Championship, a European football competition held between the international teams of Europe every four years.
    • 2012 June 19, Phil McNulty, “England 1-0 Ukraine”, in BBC Sport[1]:
      England could have met world and European champions Spain but that eventuality was avoided by Sweden's 2-0 win against France, and Rooney's first goal in a major tournament since scoring twice in the 4-2 victory over Croatia in Lisbon at Euro 2004.
  3. Clipping of European

Proper noun[edit]


  1. A ghost town in Western Australia.




  • IPA(key): /ˈɔʏ̯ʁoː/, [ˈʔɔʏ̯ʁoː]


Euro m ‎(genitive Euros, plural Euro or Euros)

  1. euro (currency)
    Ich habe nur noch fünf Euro in meinem Portmonee.
    I just have five euro in my purse.
    Gestern habe ich zwei Euro gefunden.
    Yesterday i found two euro.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The difference between the plurals Euro and Euros is equivalent to the difference between pence and pennies in English: The unchanged plural is used to mean an amount or value, whereas Euros may be used referring to a number of coins. However, the unchanged plural can be used for the latter meaning as well.
  • A jocular plural Euronen is common.

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Euro m

  1. (Greek mythology) Eurus (god of the east wind)