nakfa

noun
nak·​fa | \ ˈnäk-ˌfä How to pronounce nakfa (audio) \
plural nakfa or nakfas

Definition of nakfa

the basic monetary unit of Eritrea — see Money Table

First Known Use of nakfa

1996, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nakfa

Tigrinya naq'fa, from Nakfa, town in Eritrea and site of a victory over Ethiopian forces in 1988

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“Nakfa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nakfa. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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