kopiyka

noun
ko·​piy·​ka | \ ˌkō-ˈpē-kä How to pronounce kopiyka (audio) \
plural kopiykas or kopiyky\ ˌkō-​ˈpē-​kē How to pronounce kopiyky (audio) \ or kopiyok\ ˌkō-​ˈpē-​ˌȯk How to pronounce kopiyok (audio) \

Definition of kopiyka

a monetary subunit of the hryvnia — see hryvnia at Money Table

First Known Use of kopiyka

1996, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for kopiyka

Ukrainian, literally, kopeck

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“Kopiyka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kopiyka. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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