baiza

baiza
noun (plural baiza or baizas) Etymology: Arabic baisa, probably from Gujarati paisɔ, from Hindi paisā quarter-anna coin — more at paisa Date: 1970 — see rial at money table

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • baiza- — *baiza , *baizaz germ., stark. Maskulinum (a): Verweis: s. *baira s. baira ; …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • baiza — [bī′zä] n. pl. baizas [bī′zəz] a monetary unit of Oman, equal to 1/ 1000 of a rial …   English World dictionary

  • baiza — noun 1,000 baiza equal 1 riyal omani in Oman • Syn: ↑baisa • Hypernyms: ↑Omani monetary unit • Part Holonyms: ↑riyal omani, ↑Omani rial, ↑rial …   Useful english dictionary

  • Baiza — Rial Land: Oman Unterteilung: 1000 Baisa ISO 4217 Code: OMR Abkürzung: RO Wechselkurs: (17. März 2009) 1 OMR = 2,6008 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • baiza — /buy zah/, n. a coin and monetary unit of Oman, the 1000th part of a rial omani. Also, baisa. [ < Ar bayzah < Hindi paisa] * * * …   Universalium

  • baiza — n. unit of currency of Oman …   English contemporary dictionary

  • baiza — [ bʌɪzα:] noun (plural same or baizas) a monetary unit of Oman, equal to one thousandth of a rial. Origin from Arab …   English new terms dictionary

  • baiza — A monetary unit of Oman, worth one hundredth of a rial …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • baiza — bai·za …   English syllables

  • baiza — bai•za [[t]ˈbaɪ zɑ[/t]] n. pl. zas, za num a monetary unit of Oman, equal to ||sfracnumer;1/1000||sfracend; of the rial • Etymology: < Ar bayzah < Hindi paisāIndo Aryan …   From formal English to slang

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