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  • noun The basic monetary unit of Kazakhstan; subdivided into tiyin.

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  • noun 100 tenge equal 1 manat in Turkmenistan
  • noun the basic unit of money in Kazakhstan

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Kazakh; akin to terms for coins in other Turkic languages such as Turkmen teňň, subunit of currency ; ultimately akin to Sanskrit ṭaṅkaḥ, a stamped coin, and Persian tanga, a gold or copper coin.]

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From Kazakh теңге (teñge).

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