Definition of Westmark in English:

Westmark

noun

historical
  • The currency unit (1948–90) of West Germany, as distinguished from the Ostmark of East Germany.

Origin

1940s. From German Westmark from West + Mark, so called informally in order to distinguish the West German currency from the East German currency informally called the Ostmark.

Pronunciation

Westmark

/ˈwɛstmɑːk//ˈvɛstmɑːk/