taka

[tah-kuh]
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noun, plural ta·ka.

a paper money, cupronickel coin, and monetary unit of Bangladesh, equal to 100 poisha.

Origin of taka

From the Bengali word ṭākā
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taka

noun

the standard monetary unit of Bangladesh, divided into 100 paise

Word Origin for taka

from Bengali
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