Som meaning

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Somalia.
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The basic monetary unit of Kyrgyzstan.
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The basic monetary unit of Uzbekistan.
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(1) (System-On-Module) See computer-on-module.
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The currency unit of Kyrgyzstan, comprised of 100 tyiyn.
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Origin of som

  • Kyrgyz som and Uzbek so‘m from Chuvash som number, count, Russian ruble (in medieval times, probably originally applied to the silver bars or ingots commonly used as currency by the Golden Horde) from Proto-Turkic sān number, count from to speak, count
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Kyrgyz сом (som) and Uzbek сўм (Cyrillic) / soʻm (Roman), both of which come from the Turkic root *som ("pure [gold]").
    From Wiktionary