Definition of tambala in English:
noun (plural same or tambalas)
A monetary unit of Malawi, equal to one hundredth of a kwacha.
- Such fuel price hikes spell doom for a poor villager who has to add a few more tambalas when buying paraffin.
- The Reserve Bank of Malawi on November 11 issued a new series of 20 tambala and 50 tambala coins.
- He was about seven years old, dressed in rags and begging for tambalas in the local market.
From Nyanja, literally 'cockerel'.
Words that rhyme with tambalaCarla, challah, Douala, gala, Guatemala, Gujranwala, impala, kabbala, Kampala, koala, La Scala, Lingala, Mahler, Marsala, masala, nyala, parlour (US parlor), Sinhala, snarler, tala, Uppsala
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