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tyiyn

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noun ty·iyn \tē-ˈyen\

Definition of tyiyn

plural tyiyn

  1. — see som at money table



Origin of tyiyn

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


First Known Use: 1993


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