Translation of leu in Spanish:


leu, n.

Pronunciation /ˈleɪ(j)u//ˈleɪuː/

nounPlural lei

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    leu masculine
    • The dollar this week made up ground on the Zimbabwe dollar, the Romanian leu, and Botswana pula.
    • On the upside, the Indonesian rupiah gained 3.2%, the Romanian leu 1.6%, the Philippines peso 1.3%, and the British pound 1.3%.
    • On the downside, the Romanian leu sank 2.5%, the Uruguay peso dropped 1.4%, and the Thai baht declined 0.6%.
    • And of course if Romania does join the EU in 2007 or 2008, a few years after that the leu will go the way of the mark and the peseta when Romania adopts the euro.