plural of likuta.



noun, plural ma·ku·ta [mah-koo-tuh] /mɑˈku tə/.

a paper money, aluminum coin, and monetary unit of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the 100th part of a zaire. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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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

    William Marsden

British Dictionary definitions for makuta



the plural of likuta


noun plural makuta (mɑːˈkuːtɑː)

(formerly) a coin used in Zaïre

Word Origin for likuta

C20: from Congolese
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