Simple Definition of rupiah
: the basic unit of money in Indonesia
Full Definition of rupiah
plural rupiah or rupiahs
— see money table
Origin of rupiah
Malay, from Hindi & Urdu rūpaiyā rupee
First Known Use: 1947
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