toman

[ tuh-mahn ]
/ təˈmɑn /

noun

a coin of Iran, equal to 10 rials.

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Origin of toman

1560–70; <Persian tōmān, tūmān<Turkic tümen ten thousand
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British Dictionary definitions for toman

toman
/ (təˈmɑːn) /

noun

a gold coin formerly issued in Persia

Word Origin for toman

C16: from Persian, of Mongolian origin
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