Definition of qursh in English:

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qursh

Pronunciation: /kʊəʃ/

noun (plural same)

A monetary unit of Saudi Arabia, equal to one twentieth of a rial.

Origin

From Arabic qirsh, from Slavic groš, via Old High German grosch from medieval Latin (denarius) grossus 'thick (penny)'. Compare with groschen.

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