Definition of xu in English:

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xu

Pronunciation: /suː/

noun (plural same)

A monetary unit of Vietnam, equal to one hundredth of a dong.
Example sentences
  • The dong was the currency of the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) from 1953 to 2 May 1978. It was subdivided into 100 xu, also written su.

Origin

Vietnamese, from French sou.

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