poisha

noun
poi·​sha | \ ˈpȯi-shə How to pronounce poisha (audio) \
plural poisha

Definition of poisha

: the paisa of Bangladesh

First Known Use of poisha

circa 1976, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for poisha

Bengali poisa, probably from Hindi paisā

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“Poisha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/poisha. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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