noun (plural ngwee) Etymology: Bemba, literally, bright Date: 1966 — see kwacha at money table

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  • ngwee — [əŋ gwē′] n. pl. ngwee [Bantu, lit., bright] a monetary unit of Zambia, equal to 1/100 of a kwacha …   English World dictionary

  • Ngwee — El ngwee es una unidad monetaria fraccionaria zambiana. Cien ngwee forman un kwacha zambiano. Ngwe o ngwee proviene del chichewa, lengua en la que significa brillo.[1] Cuando Zambia alcanzó la independencia el 24 de octubre de 1964, continuó… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ngwee — Kwacha Land: Sambia Unterteilung: 100 Ngwee ISO 4217 Code: ZMK Abkürzung: K Wechselkurs: (13. Februar 2009) 1 EUR = 7.112,8 ZMK …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ngwee — Kwacha zambien Pour les articles homonymes, voir Kwacha. Faces d une pièce de 5 kwachas de 1992 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ngwee — /euhng gwee /, n., pl. ngwee. a bronze coin and monetary unit of Zambia, the 100th part of a kwacha. * * * …   Universalium

  • ngwee — noun A currency of Zambia, 100 ngwee equal 1 kwacha …   Wiktionary

  • ngwee — [[t]əŋˈgwi[/t]] n. pl. ngwee num a monetary unit of Zambia, equal to 1/100 of the kwacha: introduced in 1969 …   From formal English to slang

  • ngwee — noun 100 ngwee equal 1 kwacha in Zambia • Hypernyms: ↑Zambian monetary unit • Part Holonyms: ↑Zambian kwacha, ↑kwacha …   Useful english dictionary

  • ngwee — [(ə)ŋ gweɪ] noun (plural same) a monetary unit of Zambia, equal to one hundredth of a kwacha. Origin a local word …   English new terms dictionary

  • ngwee — A monetary unit of Zambia, worth one hundredth of a kwacha …   Big dictionary of business and management

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