litas


li·tas

noun \ˈlē-ˌtäs\
plural li·tai \-ˌtī\ or li·tu \-ˌtü\

Definition of LITAS

the basic monetary unit of Lithuania — see money table

Origin of LITAS

Lithuanian (nominative plural litai, genitive plural litų), from initial letters of New Latin Lituania, French Lituanie, etc.
First Known Use: 1923

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