Meaning of tenge in English:

tenge

Pronunciation /ˈtɛŋɡeɪ/

nountenge, tenges

  • 1The basic monetary unit of Kazakhstan, equal to 100 teins.

  • 2A monetary unit of Turkmenistan, equal to one hundredth of a manat.

Origin

Kazakh and Turkmen, literally ‘coin, rouble’.