buqsha

noun buq·sha \ˈbək-shə\
variants: less commonly

buksha

or

bogshah

\ˈbäg-shə\

Definition of buqsha

plural

buqshas

or

buqsha

also

bukshas

or

buksha

or

bogshahs

or

bogshah

  1. :  a monetary unit of the Republic of Yemen and formerly of Yemen Arab Republic equal to 140 rial; also :  a coin representing one buqsha

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Origin and Etymology of buqsha

Arabic buqsha


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