Definition of tiyin in English:

tiyin

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Pronunciation: /tiːˈjɪn
 
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noun (plural same or tiyins)

  • A monetary unit of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, equal to one hundredth of a som.
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    • Nowadays men are coming from the villages without even a few tiyin to buy bread.
    • Coins are available in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 25, and 50 tiyins and bank notes in denominations of 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1,000 Sum.
    • He says the official daily food ration is 24 soms and 60 tiyins per prisoner.

Origin

Kyrgyz.

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