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lari Line breaks: lari
Pronunciation: /ˈlɑːriː/

Definition of lari in English:

noun (plural same or laris)

1The basic monetary unit of Georgia, equal to 100 tetri.
Example sentences
  • The lari, the Georgian currency, is worth a little under US $0.50.
2A monetary unit of the Maldives, equal to one hundredth of a rufiyaa.
Example sentences
  • The survey found that of every 100 lari budgeted by the government, only 20 reached the intended destination.


From Persian.

Words that rhyme with lari

Barry, Carrie, carry, Cary, Clarrie, Gary, glengarry, harry, intermarry, Larry, marry, miscarry, parry, tarry

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