Definition of loti in English:

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loti

Pronunciation: /ˈləʊti/
Pronunciation: /ˈluːti/

noun (plural maloti /məˈləʊti/ /-ˈluːti/)

The basic monetary unit of Lesotho, equal to 100 lisente.
Example sentences
  • The Namibian dollar and the Lesotho loti both circulate at a one-to-one ratio with the South African rand.
  • The press group (consisting of a newspaper and radio station) was threatened with closure in June because of its inability to pay a fine of 170.000 maloti immediately and in full.

Origin

Sesotho.

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