lipa

noun
li·​pa | \ ˈlē-ˌpä How to pronounce lipa (audio) , -pə \
plural lipa also lipe\ ˈlē-​ˌpā How to pronounce lipa (audio) \

Definition of lipa

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

First Known Use of lipa

1993, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for lipa

Serbo-Croatian (nominative plural lipe, genitive plural lipā), literally, linden tree

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“Lipa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lipa. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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