mongo

noun
mon·go | \ˈmäŋ-(ˌ)gō \
plural mongo

Definition of mongo 

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

First Known Use of mongo

1935, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mongo

Mongolian möngö

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