Definition of thebe in English:

thebe

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Pronunciation: /ˈθeɪbeɪ
 
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noun (plural same)

  • A monetary unit of Botswana, equal to one hundredth of a pula.
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    • They had saved and saved and spent money very carefully; every cent, every thebe, had been accounted for; none had gone into the pockets of politicians.

Origin

Setswana, literally 'shield'.

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