Definitions for kopek
kopek, kopeck, copeck(noun)
100 kopecks equal 1 ruble in Russia
A Russian monetary unit equal to one hundredth of a ruble.
Same as kopiyka, a Ukrainian monetary unit equal to one hundredth of a hryvnia.
Origin: From копейка, from копьё (from the image of a rider with a spear on the coins minted by Moscow after the capture of Novgorod in 1478).