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German Words for Money

The 20 Most Common German Words for Money

German Words for MoneyGeld regiert die Welt, money makes the world go ’round! Though I don’t necessarily agree with that statement, money undoubtedly has been an integral part of almost every society for a long time and Germany is no exception. Therefore it’s no surprise that there are many words in colloquial German that replace the official term Geld.

Together with the Deutsch Happen and Deutsch Sprechen communities on Facebook we curated the Top 20 words  for money in colloquial German.

Many thanks to all our community members who have contributed to the list!

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