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kyat

Syllabification: kyat
Pronunciation: /kēˈ(y)ät, kyät, CHät
 
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Definition of kyat in English:

noun (plural same or kyats)

The basic monetary unit of Burma (Myanmar), equal to 100 pyas.
Example sentences
  • Compensation of only 250 kyats - then about two dollars - was to be paid per property.
  • This is the main reason the kyat collapsed to 350 to the dollar.
  • Under the new arrangement, lowest-ranking officials will get an overall monthly remuneration of 3,000 kyat while top officials will get 15,000 kyat.

Origin

Burmese.

Words that rhyme with kyat

apart, apparat, art, baht, Bart, Barthes, cart, carte, chart, clart, dart, Eilat, fart, ghat, Gujarat, Gujrat, hart, Harte, heart, heart-to-heart, impart, Jat, kart, Maat, Mansart, mart, outsmart, part, quarte, salat, savate, Scart, smart, start, tart, zakat

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