tenne

noun
ten·​ne | \ ˈteŋ-ā How to pronounce tenne (audio) \
variants: or less commonly tenge \ ˈteŋ-​gā How to pronounce tenne (audio) \ or tennesi \ ˈteŋ-​ə-​sē How to pronounce tenne (audio) \
plural tenesi\ ˈteŋ-​ə-​sē How to pronounce tenne (audio) \ or tenne or tennesi also tenge

Definition of tenne

a monetary subunit of the manat (Turkmenistan) — see manat at Money Table

First Known Use of tenne

2001, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tenne

Turkmen (Turkic language of Turkmenistan) teňňe coin, ruble

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“Tenne.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tenne. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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