variants or less commonly sapek
plural -s
: a coin issued by France from the late 19th century for use in Indochina

Word History


French sapèque, from Malay sa pek, sa pe, from sa one + pek, pe pie (currency)

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“Sapeque.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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