ngwee

noun
\ eŋ-ˈgwē How to pronounce ngwee (audio) , en- \
plural ngwee or ngwees

Definition of ngwee

a monetary subunit of the kwacha (Zambia) — see kwacha at Money Table

First Known Use of ngwee

1966, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ngwee

Bemba, literally, bright

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“Ngwee.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ngwee. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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