pul

[ pool ]
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noun, plural puls, pu·li [poo-lee] /ˈpu li/.

a coin and monetary unit of Afghanistan, the 100th part of an afghani.

Nearby words

  1. pukeko,
  2. pukey,
  3. pukka,
  4. pukka sahib,
  5. puku,
  6. pula,
  7. pulao,
  8. pulaski,
  9. pulaski, casimir,
  10. pulaski, fort

Origin of pul

1925–30; < Persian pūl < Turkish pul

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British Dictionary definitions for pul

pul

/ (puːl) /

noun plural puls or puli (ˈpuːlɪ)

an Afghan monetary unit worth one hundredth of an afghani

Word Origin for pul

via Persian from Turkish: small coin, from Late Greek phollis bag for money, from Latin follis bag

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