- a banker or money-changer
- an expert in testing coins
Origin of shroffAnglo-Indian sharaf from Hindi sarr?f from Arabic ?arr?f, money-changer from ?arafa, to issue, disburse
to examine (coins) to separate the genuine from the counterfeit
- (India) A money-changer or banker in South Asia.
- (Hong Kong) A cashier at a car park.
Anglo-Indian corruption of saraf.