Adjective "lempira" definition and examples

(Lempira may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)



Definitions and examples


The basic monetary unit of Honduras, equal to 100 centavos.
  1. 'He gets into social life, the few extra lempiras a week, the booze, the downward spiral.'
  2. 'The teachers are seeking an hourly wage increase of 10.19 lempiras.'

More definitions

1. a paper money and monetary unit of Honduras, equal to 100 centavos.Abbreviation:L.

More examples(as adjective)

"budgets can be lempira."


Named after Lempira, a 16th-century Indian chieftain who opposed the Spanish conquest of Honduras.