Rappen vs Tappen - What's the difference?

rappen | tappen |


As nouns the difference between rappen and tappen

is that rappen is a unit of currency in switzerland and liechtenstein, equal to one-hundredth of a swiss franc while tappen is a plug that forms in the anus of a bear during hibernation.

rappen

English

Noun

(rappen)
  • A unit of currency in Switzerland and Liechtenstein, equal to one-hundredth of a Swiss franc.
  • *1979 , , Smiley's People , Folio Society 2010, p. 273:
  • *:‘Meticulous to a fault,’ he declared respectfully – even if the fault included checking Toby's imprest down to the last Swiss Rappen , a discipline he accepted with a rueful grace.
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    tappen

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • A plug that forms in the anus of a bear during hibernation.