Definition of tolar in English:


Pronunciation /ˌtälär/ /ˌtɑlɑr/


  • The former basic monetary unit of Slovenia, equal to 100 stotins.

    ‘We will buy forints in Hungary, zlotys in Poland and tolars in Slovenia.’
    • ‘So you will still have to cope with the kroon, zloty, tolar and forint for a few years.’
    • ‘The Slovenian tolar and Lithuanian lita were bound with the currency board and were responding well to the euro.’
    • ‘However, problems already surfaced after 2004 when the country's currency, the tolar, was bound to the euro and entered into the European exchange mechanism.’


Slovene; compare with thaler.