noun, plural xu.

an aluminum coin and monetary unit of Vietnam, the 100th part of a dong.

Origin of xu

1945–50; < Vietnamese < French sou sou
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  • The Intellectual part of man's spirit was called, Xu or Khu.


    Isaac Myer

British Dictionary definitions for xu



a monetary unit of Vietnam worth one hundredth of a dông
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