tanga

noun
tan·​ga | \ tən-ˈga How to pronounce tanga (audio) \
plural tanga

Definition of tanga

: a former monetary unit equal to ¹/₁₀₀ Tajikistan ruble

First Known Use of tanga

2000, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tanga

Tajik, from Tajik & Persian, a silver coin, cash

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“Tanga.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tanga. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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Tanga geographical name

Tan·​ga | \ ˈtaŋ-gə How to pronounce Tanga (audio) \

Definition of Tanga

city and port on a channel of the Indian Ocean in Tanzania on the northeastern mainland population 247,000

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