naya paisa

[nuh-yah pahy-sah]

noun, plural na·ye pai·se [nuh-yey pahy-sey] /nəˈyeɪ paɪˈseɪ/.

a former monetary unit of India and Bhutan, the 100th part of a rupee.

Nearby words

  1. naxalite,
  2. naxos,
  3. naxçivan,
  4. nay,
  5. nay pyi taw,
  6. nayarit,
  7. naysay,
  8. naysayer,
  9. nazarene,
  10. nazarenes

Origin of naya paisa

1955–60; < Hindi: literally, new pice

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