laari
noun (plural laari) Etymology: probably from Divehi (Indo-Aryan language of the Maldive Islands), from Persian lārī piece of silver wire used as currency Date: 1983 — see rufiyaa at money table

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  • laari — [lä′rē] n. pl. laari a monetary unit of the Maldives, equal to 1/ 100 of a rufiyaa * * * laa·ri (läʹrē) n. pl. laari See table at currency.   [Ultimately from Persian lārī.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Laari —   der, / , Abkürzung L, kleine Währungseinheit auf den Malediven, 100 Laari = 1 Rufiyaa. Ursprünglich vom 16. bis 19. Jahrhundert ein persisches Zahlungsmittel (Lari, Larin), das auch in Indien und auf Ceylon beliebt war …   Universal-Lexikon

  • laari — [lä′rē] n. pl. laari a monetary unit of the Maldives, equal to 1/ 100 of a rufiyaa …   English World dictionary

  • Laari — Rufiyaa Land: Malediven Unterteilung: 100 Laari ISO 4217 Code: MVR Abkürzung: Rf Wechselkurs: (17. März 2009) 1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • laari — ˈlä(ˌ)rē noun (plural laari or laaris) Etymology: probably from Divehi (Indo Aryan language of the Maldive Islands), from Persian lārī piece of silver wire used as currency, from Lār, town in S Persia where the currency was first minted 1. : a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • laari — noun a) A subdenomination of the rufiyaa, 100 laari=1 rufiyaa b) A former currency of Maldives until 1913 …   Wiktionary

  • Laari — ISO 639 3 Code : ldi ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Macrolanguages : Identifier : (ISO 639 3) : kon Macrolanguages : Name : Kongo Individual languages : Identifier : (ISO 639 3) :… …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

  • laari — A monetary unit of the Maldives, worth one hundredth of a rufiyaa …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • laari — laa·ri …   English syllables

  • laari — /ˈlari/ (say lahree) noun → lari …   Australian English dictionary

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