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Rupee means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
India history and geographySource: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Indian Epigraphical Glossary
Rupee.—Anglicised form of rūpīa (q. v.); derived from Sans- krit rūpyaka. See JNSI, Vol. XV, p. 142. Note: rupee is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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Rupee.—English form of rūpīya (q. v.); silver coin equal to 16 annas and 64 paisās. Note: rupee is defined in the “Indian epigraphical glossary” as it can be found on ancient inscriptions commonly written in Sanskrit, Prakrit or Dravidian languages.
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