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Bulgarian lev

Local nameбългарски лев  
ISO 4217 CodeBGN
Official userBulgaria
Pegged witheuro=1.95583 leva
Coins and Banknotes
Freq. used banknotes2, 5, 10, 20, 50 & 100 leva
Rarely used banknotes1 lev
Central bankBulgarian National Bank
MintBulgarian Mint

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The lev ( , plural: ) is the currency of Bulgaria. It is divided in 100 stotinki ( , singular: ). In archaic Bulgarian the word "lev" meant "lion".

It is speculated that Bulgaria, as a member of the European Union will adopt the Euro in 2013-2014.

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