Definition of tenge in English:

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tenge

Pronunciation: /ˈtɛŋɡeɪ/

noun (plural same or tenges)

The basic monetary unit of Kazakhstan, equal to 100 teins.
Example sentences
  • The average annual per capita income is just 47,795 Kazakhstan tenges.
  • They began auctions in Kazakh tenges and Byelorussian roubles for Russian roubles.
  • A fare in a taxi to the city is 150-300 tenges.

Origin

Kazakh and Turkmen, literally 'coin, rouble'.

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