rupiah

[ roo-pee-uh ]
/ ruˈpi ə /

noun, plural ru·pi·ah, ru·pi·ahs.

an aluminum coin, paper money, and monetary unit of Indonesia, equal to 100 sen. Abbreviation: Rp.

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Origin of rupiah

First recorded in 1945–50; see origin at rupee
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British Dictionary definitions for rupiah

rupiah
/ (ruːˈpiːə) /

noun plural -ah or -ahs

the standard monetary unit of Indonesia, divided into 100 sen

Word Origin for rupiah

from Hindi: rupee
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