Definition of valuta in English:


Pronunciation /vəˈlo͞odə/ /vəˈludə/


  • 1The value of one currency with respect to its exchange rate with another.

    1. 1.1Foreign currency.
      ‘these internal flights supply valuta to the cash-starved confederation’
      • ‘He was accused of sending foreign valuta out of Germany.’
      • ‘They earned salaries and sales dividends which subsequently were paid to them in foreign valuta.’


Late 19th century from Italian, literally ‘value’.