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toman

noun to·man \təˈmän\

Definition of toman

plural

-s

  1. 1 less commonly tuman \təˈm-\ a :  an old Persian unit of monetary value equal at one time to 10,000 dinars b :  a Persian gold coin issued up to 1927 c :  a unit of monetary value equal to 10 Iranian rials

  2. 2 :  a military division of 10,000 men among the Mongols and Tatars

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Origin and Etymology of toman

Persian tōmān, tūmān, of Mongol origin


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toman

noun tom·an \ˈtämən\

Definition of toman

plural

-s

Scottish

  1. :  a mound or hillock

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Origin and Etymology of toman

Scottish Gaelic, diminutive of tom hill; akin to Middle Irish tomm hill — more at tomb


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