- the basic monetary unit of Kazakhstan
- a monetary unit of Turkmenistan, equal to of a manat
See Table at currency.
Origin of tengeKazakh; akin to terms for coins in other Turkic languages such as Turkmen teňň, subunit of currency ; ultimately akin to Sanskrit &tlowdot;a&ndot;ka&hlowdot;, a stamped coin, and Persian tanga, a gold or copper coin.
From Kazakh Ñ‚ÐµÒ£Ð³Ðµ (teÃ±ge).
tenge - Investment & Finance Definition
The currency unit of Kazakhstan, comprised of 100 tiyin.