[ boo g-shah, buhg- ]
/ ˈbʊg ʃɑ, ˈbʌg- /
Definition for bugshah (2 of 2)
[ boo k-shah, buhk- ]
/ ˈbʊk ʃɑ, ˈbʌk- /
(formerly) an aluminum-copper coin and monetary unit of the Yemen Arab Republic, the 40th part of a riyal.
Also bugsha, bugshah.
Origin of buqsha
< Arabic buqshah, Bedouin Arabic bugsha
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