syli

noun
sy·li | \ˈsē-lē \
plural sylis

Definition of syli 

: the monetary unit of Guinea from 1972 to 1986

First Known Use of syli

1974, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for syli

Susu sílí, literally, elephant

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