from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A silver coin of Persia, worth about twenty cents.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See abbasi.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
There is the _abassi_ (one-fifth of a kran) worth four shais, and very scarce now.
Kashif abassi in Off The Record - 19 March 2009 with Tariq Azeem (PML Q), Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan (PPP) and Syed Zafar Ali Shah (PML N) are today's guests.