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rupiah

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noun ru·pi·ah \rü-ˈpē-ə\

Simple Definition of rupiah

  • : the basic unit of money in Indonesia

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rupiah

plural

rupiah

or

rupiahs

  1. — see money table

Origin and Etymology of rupiah

Malay, from Hindi & Urdu rūpaiyā rupee


First Known Use: 1947


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