# How do you read Indian currency?

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## How do you read numbers in Indian rupees?

Have a look:

1. 1 Lakh = 100 Thousands = 1 followed by 5 Zeros = 100,000.
2. 10 Lakhs = 1 Million = 1 followed by 6 Zeros = 1,000,000.
3. Similarly here, 1 Crore = 10 Million = 1 followed by 7 Zeros = 10,000,000.

## What is an Indian crore?

: ten million specifically : a unit of value equal to ten million rupees or 100 lakhs.

## How do you count money in words?

You can write the amount in words by writing the number of whole dollars first, followed by the word ‘dollars’. Instead of the decimal point, you will write the word ‘and,’ followed by the number of cents, and the word ‘cents’.

## Is crore an English word?

The word crore derives from the Prakrit word kroḍi, which in turn comes from the Sanskrit koṭi, denoting ten million in the Indian numbering system, which has separate terms for most powers of ten from 10 up to 1019.

## How much is 1 Indian crore in US dollars?

10,000,000/40 or 250,000 dollars .

## What do we call crore in English?

crore in British English

(krɔː ) noun. (in Indian English) ten million.

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