loti

noun
lo·​ti | \ ˈlō-tē How to pronounce loti (audio) \
plural maloti\ mə-​ˈlō-​tē How to pronounce loti (audio) \

Definition of loti

the basic monetary unit of Lesotho — see Money Table

First Known Use of loti

1979, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for loti

Sesotho, literally, mountain, probably from the Maloti Mountains, Lesotho

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“Loti.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/loti. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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Loti biographical name

Lo·​ti | \ lō-ˈtē How to pronounce Loti (audio) , lȯ- \

Definition of Loti

Pierre 1850–1923 pseudonym of Louis-Marie-Julien Viaud French naval officer and novelist

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