in·​ti ˈin-tē How to pronounce inti (audio)
: the basic monetary unit of Peru from 1985 to 1990

Word History


Quechua, sun

First Known Use

1985, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of inti was in 1985

Dictionary Entries Near inti

Cite this Entry

“Inti.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on inti

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!