from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See Table at currency.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The currency of Ghana, divided into 100 pesewas and represented by ₵.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the basic unit of money in Ghana
Possibly from Akan (Fante) sedị, small shell, cowry.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Fanti sedi for cowrie shell. (Wiktionary)