Definition of pa'anga in English:

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pa'anga

Pronunciation: /pɑːˈɑːŋɡə/

noun (plural same)

The basic monetary unit of Tonga, equal to 100 seniti.
Example sentences
  • It also noted the country's deteriorating economy, pointing to the rising cost of living, the falling value of the Tongan pa'anga and the wastage of public funds.
  • The value of the pa'anga against the U.S. dollar has halved over the past 2 decades, from 0.9859 to the U.S. dollar in 1982 to 1.997 in February 2001.

Origin

Tongan.

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