marka

noun
mar·​ka | \ ˈmär-kə How to pronounce marka (audio) \
variants: or mark \ ˈmärk How to pronounce mark (audio) \
plural maraka\ ˈmär-​ə-​kə How to pronounce maraka (audio) \ or markas or marks

Definition of marka

— see Money Table

First Known Use of marka

1997, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for marka

Bosnian, Croatian & Serbian marka (genitive plural marākā) stamp, mark (from German Marke mark entry 1), mark as currency (from German Mark mark entry 3)

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“Marka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marka. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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