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pesewa

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noun pe·se·wa \pə-ˈsā-wə\

Definition of pesewa

plural

pesewas

or

pesewa

  1. — see cedi at money table



Origin and Etymology of pesewa

Twi pέsεwa, literally, penny, penny's worth of gold dust


First Known Use: 1965


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