rial

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[ ree-awl, -ahl ]
/ riˈɔl, -ˈɑl /

noun

a silver or cupronickel coin and monetary unit of Iran, equal to 100 dinars.

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Origin of rial

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1930–35; < Persian < Arabic riyāl riyal

Definition for rial (2 of 4)

rial2
[ rahy-uh l ]
/ ˈraɪ əl /

noun

Definition for rial (3 of 4)

rial3
[ ree-awl, -ahl ]
/ riˈɔl, -ˈɑl /

noun

Definition for rial (4 of 4)

ryal

or ri·al

[ rahy-uh l ]
/ ˈraɪ əl /

noun

a former gold coin of Scotland, equal to 60 shillings.
a former silver coin of Scotland, equal to 30 shillings.

Origin of ryal

1350–1400; Middle English (Scots): royal
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British Dictionary definitions for rial

rial
/ (ˈraɪəl) /

noun

the standard monetary unit of Iran
the standard monetary unit of Oman, divided into 1000 baizas
another name for riyal

Word Origin for rial

C14: from Persian, from Arabic riyāl riyal
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