rufiyaa

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noun ru·fi·yaa \ˈrü-fē-ˌyä\

Definition of rufiyaa

plural

rufiyaa

  1. the basic monetary unit of Maldives — see money table

Origin and Etymology of rufiyaa

probably from Divehi (Indo-Aryan language of the Maldive Islands), from Hindi rupīyā, rūpaiyā rupee

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