ekuele

[ e-kwey-lee, -ley ]
/ ɛˈkweɪ li, -leɪ /

noun

a paper money, brass coin, and monetary unit of Equatorial Guinea, equal to 100 centimos: replaced the peseta in 1973.

Nearby words

  1. ekiti,
  2. ekman,
  3. ekman layer,
  4. ekman spiral,
  5. ekpwele,
  6. eky,
  7. el,
  8. el aaiún,
  9. el alamein,
  10. el cajon

Also ek·pwe·le [ek-pwey-lee, -ley] /ɛkˈpweɪ li, -leɪ/.

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British Dictionary definitions for ekpwele

ekpwele

ekuele (eɪˈkweɪleɪ)

/ (ɛkˈpweɪleɪ) /

noun plural -le (-leɪ)

a former monetary unit of Equatorial Guinea

Word Origin for ekpwele

from the native name in Equatorial Guinea

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