tanga: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (tung-gä'), [key]
— n.
  1. either of two former coins of India, one gold and one silver, issued by various Muslim rulers.
  2. a former coin of Portuguese India, equal to the 10th part of a rupee.
  3. a former silver coin of Tibet of varying weight and fineness.


Pronunciation: (tang'gu), [key]
— n.
  1. a seaport in NE Tanzania. 61,000.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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