The currency of Brazil is the Brazilian Real. It's code is BRL. According to our data, BRL to USD is the most popular Brazilian Real exchange rate conversion. Its only nickname we can find is rather unimaginative: Real.
The most frequently used banknotes in Brazil are: R$5, R$10, R$20, R$50, R$100. The currency is solely used in Brazil.
In April 2000, The Central Bank of Brazil released a polymer 10 real banknote along with the circulation of other banknotes, in commemoration of the 500th Anniversary of the Portuguese arrival on Brazilian shores.