pengö

noun
pen·​gö | \ ˈpeŋ-ˌgər How to pronounce pengö (audio) , -ˌfgə, -ˌgœ How to pronounce pengö (audio) \
plural pengö or pengös

Definition of pengö

: the basic monetary unit of Hungary from 1925 to 1946

First Known Use of pengö

1925, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pengö

Hungarian pengő, literally, jingling

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“Pengö.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/peng%C3%B6. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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