the basic monetary unit of Gambia
Origin of dalasiMandingo, literally , complete: short for dalasi fano, a complete pane (of the cloth formerly used for money)
See Table at currency.
Origin of dalasiMende, possibly ultimately from English dollars, pl. of dollar.
From (stem form of) Mandinka dalasoo.
dalasi - Investment & Finance Definition
The currency unit of Gambia, comprised of 100 bututs.