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tyin

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noun \ˈtēn\

Definition of tyin

plural tyin

  1. — see tenge at money table



Origin of tyin

Kazakh ti i̵n, t i̵y i̵n kopeck, literally, squirrel, squirrel skin (formerly used as currency)


First Known Use: 1994


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