pa'anga

pa'anga

[pahng-guh, pah-ahng-]
noun
a paper money, cupronickel coin, and monetary unit of Tonga equal to 100 seniti.

Origin:
1965–70; < Tongan pa’anga orig., a kind of vine producing large, reddish, disk-shaped seeds, a seed of the vine

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pa'anga (pɑːˈɑːŋɡə)
 
n
the standard monetary unit of Tonga, divided into 100 seniti

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