bel·​ga | \ ˈbel-gə \
plural -s

Definition of belga

: a unit of value equivalent to five francs that was formerly used in Belgium in foreign exchange also : a coin worth one belga

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History and Etymology for belga

French, from Latin Belga a member of the Belgae

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“Belga.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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