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krɔr, kroʊrcrore

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crorenoun

    the number that is represented as a one followed by 7 zeros; ten million


  1. crorenoun

    Ten millions, particularly with regard to a currency.

  2. Etymology: From Hindi करोड़ and Urdu کروڑ.


  1. Crore

    A crore (; abbreviated cr) denotes ten million (10,000,000 or 107 in scientific notation) and is equal to 100 lakh in the Indian numbering system. It is written as 1,00,00,000 with the local 2,2,3 style of digit group separators (one lakh is equal to one hundred thousand, and is written as 1,00,000).It is widely used both in official and other contexts in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. It is often used in Bangladeshi, Indian, Pakistani, and Sri Lankan English.


  1. crore

    A crore is a unit in the Indian numbering system equal to ten million (10,000,000), or 100 lakhs. It is widely used in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal to count large amounts of money, quantities, or items. The term "crore" originates from the Sanskrit word "kroḍi".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crorenoun

    ten millions; as, a crore of rupees (which is nearly $5,000,000)

  2. Etymology: [Hind. karo, Skr. koi.]


  1. Crore

    A crore is a unit in the South Asian numbering system equal to ten million, which is written as 1,00,00,000, equal to a hundred lakh. It is widely used in Indian Subcontinent: India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Crore

    krōr, n. the sum of ten millions, or one hundred lacs. [Hind.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crore in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of crore in a Sentence

  1. Narendra Modi:

    What the Edhi family has done is too priceless to be measured but I am happy to announce a contribution of one crore rupees to their foundation.

  2. Jitu Virwani:

    Even if we have to put all that money (Rs. 4000 crore)... to grow WeWork India, we will continue.

  3. Lakshheish M Patel:

    The way the stock market is plunging and touching new level everyday, traders are feeling as if stock market offices are going to be locked soon. Who would repay the amount to about 6 lakh daily traders and 90 Lakhs to 1 crore investors

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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    A subrogation
    B chin-wag
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