# 42 shilling

## French translation: 12 pence = 1 shilling; 20 shillings = 1 pound

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 13:46 Jun 21, 2005
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
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 English term or phrase: 42 shilling Savez-vous combien cela fait en Euro ???
 Julie BEILLE - FOLTZFrance Local time: 17:23
 French translation:12 pence = 1 shilling; 20 shillings = 1 pound Explanation:42 shillings = 2.1 pounds which = 3.16 euros www.xe.com/ucc/ I'm old enough to remember
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4 +212 pence = 1 shilling; 20 shillings = 1 poundxxxCMJ_Trans
412 pence = 1/20 poud
 avsie
342 KES = 0.45 EUR
 Sandra C.
23,05 eurosAlbert Golub

Discussion entries: 4

6 mins   confidence:
3,05 euros

Explanation:
si c'est le schilling autrichien qui n'existe plus!!!
bonne chance

 Albert GolubLocal time: 17:23Specializes in fieldNative speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in category: 73

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  writeaway: shilling is the old English shilling, no?
 14 mins

neutral  Sandra C.: there used to be an austrian schilling, but not shilling
 3 hrs
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7 mins   confidence:
12 pence = 1/20 poud

Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shilling

Maintenant, il suffit de calculer 0,05 livre en euros... xe.com est un très bon site!

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Note added at 8 mins (2005-06-21 13:55:18 GMT)
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Mais tout compte fait (c\'est le cas de le dire), je laisserais le montant en shilling! (avec une valeur approximative en euros entre parenthèses)

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Note added at 11 mins (2005-06-21 13:57:40 GMT)
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Euh, bon, 12 pence = 5 pence d\'aujourd\'hui ;-)

 avsieLocal time: 17:23Native speaker of: French
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26 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
12 pence = 1 shilling; 20 shillings = 1 pound

Explanation:
42 shillings = 2.1 pounds which = 3.16 euros
www.xe.com/ucc/
I'm old enough to remember

 xxxCMJ_TransLocal time: 17:23Specializes in fieldNative speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 398
 Merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  writeaway: yes, personal memory is best (especially when it's spot on ;-))
 1 hr
-> while it lasts

agree  Conor McAuley: Yes - conversion into euro is meaningless unless you account for inflation
 3 hrs
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3 hrs   confidence:
42 KES = 0.45 EUR

Explanation:
those are Kenya Shillings, not obsolete.

 Sandra C.FranceLocal time: 17:23Works in fieldNative speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in category: 8
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