butut

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noun bu·tut \bu̇-ˈtüt\

Definition of butut

plural

bututs

or

butut

  1. :  a monetary subunit of the dalasi — see dalasi at money table

Origin and Etymology of butut

Wolof butuut, literally, something small


First Known Use: 1972

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