Pula (currency)

Pula
country: Botswana
partitioning: 100 Thebe
ISO-4217-Code: BWP
abbreviation: P
rate of exchange:
(August. 2005)
1 EUR = 6.615 BWP
1 BWP = 0.1512 EUR

Pula are the currency of Botswana. (ISO code: BWP) A Pula (local abbreviation: P) into 100 Thebe (t) one divides. There are notes in the value of 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 Pula; Coins in the nominal amounts 2 and 1 Pula as well as 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 Thebe.

Pula-Banknoten
Pula notes

the currency “Pula”, which as” rains “is called as many, became and/or after the state slogan. after solemn welcome greeting (about: “It may come rains! ”) designated. The word originates from the language of the Tswana. This clarifies, as important water and rains are to humans in Botswana. Rains and wealth are linked here inseparably with one another.

Accordingly “Thebe” means on German rain drops.

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Botswana coins in the circulation 2005
 

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