abazi

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noun aba·zi \ə-ˈbä-zē\
variants: less commonly

abbasi

\ə-ˈbä-sē\ play

Definition of abazi

plural

abazi

or

abazis

also

abbasi

or

abbasis

  1. :  an 18th and early 19th century monetary unit used in the Caucasus region that is now the Republic of Georgia

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Origin and Etymology of abazi

borrowed from Georgian abazi, borrowed from Persian ʽabbāsī abassi


First Known Use: 1832


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