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Information about currency: Bahraini Dinar

Currency nameBahraini Dinar
CountryBahrain
Dates1965 -
System

1 Dinar = 1000 Fils

Description

The dinar (Arabic: دينار‎ Dīnār Baḥrēnī) (sign: .د.ب or BD; code: BHD) is the currency of Bahrain. It is divided into 1000 fils (فلس). The name dinar derives from the Roman denarius. The dinar was introduced in 1965, replacing the Gulf rupee at a rate of 10 rupees = 1 dinar. The Bahraini dinar is abbreviated .د.ب (Arabic) or BD (Latin). It is usually represented with three decimal places denoting the fils.

Currency Bahraini Dinar was used:
Country From To
Bahrain Bahraini Dinar 1965
Coin types of currency Bahraini Dinar:
One Fils 1965 - 1983

Five Fils 1965 - 2000
  Five Fils (Bronze) 1965 - 1965
  Five Fils (Brass) 1991 - 2010

Ten Fils 1965 -
  Ten Fils (Bronze) 1965 - 1965
  Ten Fils (Brass) 1991 -

Twenty Five Fils 1965 -
  Twenty Five Fils (small) 1965 - 1965
  Twenty Five Fils (large) 1992 -

Fifty Fils 1965 -
  Fifty Fils (small) 1965 - 1965
  Fifty Fils (large) 1992 -

One Hundred Fils 1965 -
  One Hundred Fils (large) 1965 - 1983
  One Hundred Fils (small) 1992 -