tilla

noun

Definition of tilla

  1. 1 less commonly til or tila plural tillas also tils or tilas :  the basic monetary unit of the khanates of Bukhara and Khiva in the late 19th and early 20th centuries; also :  a gold coin representing one of these tillas

  2. 2 plural tillas :  a formerly used monetary unit of Afghanistan equal to ten rupees; also :  a gold coin representing one Afghan tilla

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1834

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1834


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