nounWord forms: plural ˈdalaˌsi
see the table of monetary units in the Reference Supplement
monetary unit of Gambia
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Word origin of 'dalasi'Mandingo, lit., complete: short for dalasi fano, a complete pane (of the cloth formerly used for money)