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Definition of "krans" []

  • The overhang of a cliff; a precipitous wall of rock which surrounds a valley. Also krantz. (noun)
  • A sheer rock face; precipice (noun)

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Use "krans" in a sentence
  • "One day his master was so pleased with his work that he actually gave him ten "krans," equivalent to about a dollar of our money."
  • "Gregorian, p. 402, divides the Kabuli rupee as follows for the nineteenth century: 10 dinars to 1 paisa; 5 paisas to 1 copper shahi; 2 shahis to 1 silver sannar or sadinar or misqali; 2 sannar to 1 abbasi or tanga; 1.5 abbasi to 1 kran (qiran); 2 krans to 1 rupee; 2/5 rupees to 1 nim sanad; 5 rupees to one sanad; 20 rupees to 1 toman."
  • "August 25th, 2010 / Posted by fp julia / Permalink if i had to picture the home of kim krans, the artist behind the wild unknown, this is probably pretty close to what i’d imagine."