manat

noun ma·nat \ mä-ˈnät \

Definition of manat

plural manat or manats
the basic monetary unit of Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan — see Money Table

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Origin and Etymology of manat

Azerbaijani, ruble, from Persian munāt, from Russian moneta, monet coin, silver ruble coin, from Polish moneta coin, from Latin — more at mint


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