Wiktionary:Word of the day/August 14

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Word of the day for August 14
rupee n
  1. The common name for the monetary currencies used in modern India, Mauritius, Nepal, Pakistan, the Seychelles, or Sri Lanka, often abbreviated .
  2. A silver coin circulating in India between the 16th and 20th centuries, weighing one tola (formerly 170–180 troy grains; from 1833, 180 troy grains).
PointingHand.svg Today is the Independence Day of Pakistan, one of the countries that calls its currency the rupee.

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