GELxxx Georgian Lari exchange rate Live chart (Georgia / Sakartvelo currency, code: GEL, symbol: ₾ or ლ or GEL)

Georgia (Sakartvelo) currency : Georgian Lari (ISO 4217 currency code: GEL, symbol: ₾ or ლ or GEL) : 1 Georgian Lari (GEL) = 100 tetri (თეთრი). Official currency of Republic of Georgia (საქართველოს რესპუბლიკა, sakartvelos resp'ublik'a), a country at the intersection of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, a part of the Caucasus region. Georgia ISO 3166-1 country code is GE. The word lari is an old Georgian word denoting a hoard, property. The word tetri is an old Georgian monetary term meaning of white. On 5 April 1993, Georgia replaced the Russian ruble with the kuponi (კუპონი) at par. In 1995, Georgia replaced the provisional coupon currency with the Lari, at a rate of one million to one. Central bank is National Bank of Georgia (საქართველოს ეროვნული ბანკი. Sakartvelos Erovnuli Bank’i).