trambiyo

noun
plural trambiyo

Definition of trambiyo

: a small copper coin used in the former Indian state of Kutch from the mid 19th to the mid 20th centuries

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First Known Use of trambiyo

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for trambiyo

borrowed from Kachchhi (Indo-Aryan speech of Kutch) trāmbhyo, derivative of trāmo, tāmo, tāmbo "copper," going back to Sanskrit tāmrá- "dark red, copper"

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“Trambiyo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trambiyo. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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