Bulgarian lev (BGN)

ISO number: 975
ISO text: BGN
Name: Bulgarian lev

The lev (Bulgarian: лев, plural: лева, левове / leva, levove) is the currency of Bulgaria. It is divided in 100 stotinki (стотинки, singular: stotinka, стотинка). In archaic Bulgarian the word "lev" meant "lion". Bulgaria, as a part of European Union will adopt the Euro in 2013.