follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

khoums

[koomz, khoomz] /kumz, xumz/
noun, plural khoums.
1.
a coin and monetary unit of Mauritania, the 5th part of an ouguiya.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; < French < Arabic khums literally, one fifth
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for khoums

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for khoums

0
16
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for khoums