The Alternative Swahili Dictionary: thumuni

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Entry definition

thumuni etymology From Arabic ثُمُن 〈tẖumun〉. pronunciation
  • (prescribed, Arabic) /ˈθu.mu.ni/
  • (colloquial) /suˈmu.ni/
noun: {{sw-noun}}
  1. one-eighth
  2. (obsolete) a coin worth sixpence; half a shilling
  3. (obsolete) a coin worth an eighth of a silver coin

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