Definition of eyrir in English:

eyrir

noun

  • A monetary unit of Iceland, equal to one hundredth of a krona.

    • ‘The old coin reckoning (1 mo¸rk = 8 aurar = 24 ørtogar = 240 pennies) was now changed, as far as the reckoned penny is concerned:’

Origin

Icelandic, from Old Norse, literally ounce (of silver etc.), money, probably from Latin aureus golden, a golden coin.

Pronunciation:

eyrir

/ˈeɪriːr/