Bulgarian Lev (BGN) Profile

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1/100, stotinka (plural: stotinki)
Coins freq used: 
1 lev, 1 stotinka, 2 stotinki, 5 stotinki, 10 stotinki, 20 stotinki, 50 stotinki
Coins rarely used: 
Banknotes freq used: 
2 leva, 5 leva, 10 leva, 20 leva, 50 leva, 100 leva
Banknotes rarely used: 
1 lev
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Bulgarian National Bank (
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Currency notes: 

1.Bulgarian lev is pegged with euro at 1 EUR=1.95583 BGN
2.Plural of lev is levove, leva.

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The Bulgarian Lev (BGN) is the official currency of Bulgaria. It is the legal tender used for all transactions within the country.


The Bulgarian Lev has a long history and has been the official currency of Bulgaria since 1881.

Bulgaria is a country located in Southeast Europe, known for its rich history, diverse landscapes, and cultural heritage.

Coins and Banknotes:

The Bulgarian Lev is subdivided into 100 stotinki.


Coins currently in circulation are 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, and 50 stotinki, as well as 1 and 2 leva.


The most commonly used banknotes are 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, and 200 leva.

Each banknote typically features important historical figures, landmarks, and symbols of Bulgaria.