- plural of likuta.
- a paper money, aluminum coin, and monetary unit of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the 100th part of a zaire.
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Historical Examples of makuta
He gave them a makuta or crown, and ordered them to find kingdoms where they should establish themselves.The History of Sumatra
- the plural of likuta
- (formerly) a coin used in Zaïre
Word Origin for likuta
C20: from Congolese
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