Definition of tenge in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈteNGɡā/

noun (plural same or tenges)

1The basic monetary unit of Kazakhstan, equal to 100 teins.
Example sentences
  • The average annual per capita income is just 47,795 Kazakhstan tenges.
  • They began auctions in Kazakh tenges and Byelorussian roubles for Russian roubles.
  • A fare in a taxi to the city is 150-300 tenges.
2A monetary unit of Turkmenistan, equal to one hundredth of a manat.

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Syllabification: ten·ge

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