Definition of dalasi in English:


Syllabification: da·la·si
Pronunciation: /dəˈläsē

noun (plural same or dalasis /-sēz/)

  • The basic monetary unit of Gambia, equal to 100 butut.
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    • Some two million dalasi is still outstanding which is yet to be paid to communities in the LRD.
    • Since 1986, the dalasi was unpegged to pound sterling where it has then free floated.
    • When they do, quantities are relatively small and prices are extremely high at about 300 dalasis per kg.


a local word.

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