ash·​ra·​fi ˈä-shrə-(ˌ)fē How to pronounce ashrafi (audio)
plural ashrafis
: a gold coin of the Ottoman Empire
: a Persian gold coin
: asarfi

Word History

First Known Use

1790, in the meaning defined at sense 3

Time Traveler
The first known use of ashrafi was in 1790

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“Ashrafi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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