Loti meaning

lō'tē
The basic monetary unit of Lesotho.
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(pseud. of Louis Marie Julien Viaud) 1850-1923; Fr. novelist.
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The currency unit of Lesotho, comprised of 100 sente.
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Plural form of lotus.
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The basic monetary unit of the currency of the Kingdom of Lesotho, introduced in 1980 to replace the South African rand as legal tender.
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A coin or banknote betokening a value in (ma)loti.
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Origin of loti

  • Sotho from Maloti , a range of mountains in Lesotho
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From the Sotho loti, singular derivation of maloti, mulati (“mountains"); compare Maloti.
    From Wiktionary
  • From the Latin lōtÄ«, the nominative plural form of lōtus (“Egyptian lotus flower", “date-plum").
    From Wiktionary