riel

noun
ri·​el | \ rē-ˈel How to pronounce riel (audio) \

Definition of riel

 (Entry 1 of 2)

the basic monetary unit of Cambodia — see Money Table

Riel

biographical name
Ri·​el | \ rē-ˈel How to pronounce Riel (audio) \

Definition of Riel (Entry 2 of 2)

Louis 1844–1885 Canadian insurgent

First Known Use of riel

Noun

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for riel

Noun

Khmer riəl

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“Riel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/riel. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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