pysa

noun

Definition of pysa

1 plural pysas : pice sense 1a
2 plural pysa or pysas : a monetary unit of Zanzibar used until 1908 and equal to ¹/₁₃₆ ryal

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First Known Use of pysa

1796, in the meaning defined above

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

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