pound sterling

The pound sterling, commonly known simply as the pound, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.

unit of currency

"£" , "pound"
symbol precedes amount , covered by the ECB
Fractional currency, Fractional Currency
ISO currency code, ISO Code
Places Using
the United Kingdom , England , Scotland , Wales , Northern Ireland ,  …
Unit of
1 kilogram , 230 pounds , £242,747,906 , $148.63 , 91 pounds ,  …
the United Kingdom , South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands

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