scellino

noun
plural scellini

Definition of scellino

: a coin or currency note of Somalia issued from 1962 to 1971 and equivalent to the shilling

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First Known Use of scellino

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Scellino.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scellino. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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