noun, plural pengö, pengös [peng-gœz] .
a former silver coin and monetary unit of Hungary, equal to 100 fillér: replaced by the forint in 1946.

1925–30; < Hungarian: literally, sounding; present participle of pengeni to sound, jingle Unabridged
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pengö (ˈpɛŋɡɜː)
n , pl -gös
(formerly) the standard monetary unit of Hungary, replaced by the forint in 1946
[from Hungarian, from pengeni to sound]

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