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Meaning of "pa'anga" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PA'ANGA

pa'anga  [pɑːˈɑːŋɡə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PA'ANGA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pa'anga is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PA'ANGA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

pa'anga

Tongan paʻanga

The paʻanga is the currency of the Tonga. It is controlled by the National Reserve Bank of Tonga in Nukuʻalofa. The paʻanga is not convertible and is pegged to a basket of currencies comprising the Australian, New Zealand, and United States dollars and the Japanese yen. The paʻanga is subdivided into 100 seniti. The ISO code is TOP, and the usual abbreviation is T$. In Tonga the paʻanga is often referred to in English as the dollar and the seniti as the cent. There is also the unit of hau but this is not used in every day life and can only be found on commemorative coins of higher denominations.

Definition of pa'anga in the English dictionary

The definition of pa'anga in the dictionary is the standard monetary unit of Tonga, divided into 100 seniti.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PA'ANGA


anga
ˈʌŋɡə
anger
ˈæŋɡə
chimichanga
ˌtʃɪmɪˈtʃæŋɡə
conga
ˈkɒŋɡə
donga
ˈdɒŋɡə
finger
ˈfɪŋɡə
Ganga
ˈɡʌŋɡə
hunger
ˈhʌŋɡə
linger
ˈlɪŋɡə
longa
ˈlɒŋɡə
longer
ˈlɒŋɡə
manga
ˈmæŋɡə
Mpumalanga
mˈpʌmɑːlɑːŋɡə
sangar
ˈsʌŋɡə
tanga
ˈtæŋɡə
Tange
ˈtæŋɡə
tonga
ˈtɒŋɡə
Tsonga
ˈtsɒŋɡə
whoonga
ˈwuːŋɡə
Zamboanga
ˌzæmbəʊˈæŋɡə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PA'ANGA

pa
PA system
Pa.
PA´s
paal
paan
PABA
Pablum
pabouche
Pabst
pabular
pabulous
pabulum
PABX
PAC
Pac.
paca
pacable
pacation
pace

WORDS THAT END LIKE PA'ANGA

Bucaramanga
changa
charanga
inanga
Kananga
kanga
karanga
Katanga
kawanatanga
khanga
Mahajanga
mganga
panga
ranga
rangatiratanga
runanga
sanga
Tauranga
tikanga
whare wananga

Synonyms and antonyms of pa'anga in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pa'anga» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PA'ANGA

Find out the translation of pa'anga to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pa'anga from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pa'anga» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

潘加
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pa´anga
570 millions of speakers

English

pa´anga
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Pa´anga
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

Pa´anga سعر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

паанга
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Pa´anga
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পা´আঙ্গা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pa´anga
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pa´anga
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pa´anga
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アンガ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pa´anga
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pa´anga
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pa´anga
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பாங்கா
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Paanga
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pa´anga
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pa´anga
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Pa´anga
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

паанга
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Pa´anga
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Pa´anga
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Pa´anga
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Pa´anga
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

pa´anga
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pa'anga

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PA'ANGA»

The term «pa'anga» is quite widely used and occupies the 52.786 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PA'ANGA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «pa'anga» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «pa'anga» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pa'anga

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PA'ANGA»

Discover the use of pa'anga in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pa'anga and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Gold Coins of the World: From Ancient Times to the Present. ...
100 Pa'anga 1975. King Taufa'ahau Tupou IV. 14. 75 Pa'anga 1975. Queen Salote Tupou III. 15. 50 Pa'anga 1975. King George Tupou II. 16. 25 Pa'anga 1975. King George Tupou I. 17. 20 Pa'anga 1980. Queen SaloteTupou III 18.
Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira S. Friedberg, 2009
2
2013 Standard Catalog of World Coins - 1901-2000
Subject: 100th Anniversary of Automobile Industry Obv: Head right Rev: Mini Morris Cowley and Touring Car Date Mintage F VF XF Unc BU 1985 Proof — Value: 5.00 KM# 88a PA'ANGA 28.2800 9., 0.9250 Silver 0.8410 02. ASW Ruler: King ...
George S. Cuhaj, Thomas Michael, 2012
3
Standard Catalog of World Gold Coins
Ruler: King Taufa'ahau Tupou IV Subject: Christmas Obv: Head right Rev: Praying hands Date Mintage F VF XF Unc BU 1982 Proof 25 Value:1,850 KM# 80b PA'ANGA 26.0000 g., 0.9170 Gold 0.7665 oz. AGW, 30 mm. Ruler: King Taufa'ahau ...
George Cuhaj, 2009
4
Persistence of the Gift: Tongan Tradition in Transnational ...
Just over 25 percent of households (n=104) earned more than one hundred pa' anga, with about half of these earning more than one thousand pa'anga. There is a very limited agricultural wage-labour market with wage rates between one and  ...
Mike Evans, 2001
5
Standard Catalog of World Paper Money: Modern Issues 1961 - ...
31 1 Pa'anga VF UNC ND (1995). Olive-green and green on multicolorunderprint . King Taufa'ahau at upper center right, arms at right. Signature varieties. Back: River scene, palm trees. Watermark: King Taufa'ahau. Printer: TDLR. UV: value1  ...
George S. Cuhaj, 2011
6
Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange ...
The external value of the pa'anga is determined on the basis ofa weighted basket ofcurrencies comprising the Australian dollar, Japanese yen, New Zealand dollar , and U.S. dollar. The basket weights are determined based on transactions ...
International Monetary Fund, 2010
7
Statistical Indicators for Asia and the Pacific, 2004 Compendium
EXTERNAL TRADE 2.1 TOTAL VALUE OF IMPORTS AND EXPORTS 2.1.1 IMPORTS THOUSAND PA' ANGA 2 12 EXPORTS THOUSAND (INCLUDING RE- EXPORTS) PA' ANGA 22 VALUE OF PRINCIPAL IMPORTS 2.2.1 FOOD AND LIVE ...
United Nations, 2005
8
Statistical Indicators for Asia and the Pacific, December 2001
1 UNIT |year I JAN I FEB I MAR I Af □R I MAY I JUN I JUL I AUG I SEP I OCT I NOV I DEC I THOUSAND 1999 614.1 6048 635.4 4 20 6 809.5 1387.1 701.4 1042.5 580.3 679.1 773.8 689.6 PA' ANGA 2000 592.2 476.8 790.2 8 34 6 3733 980.2 ...
United Nations Publications, 2001
9
Statistical Indicators for Asia and the Pacific
Economic and social commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Publications. I UNIT |yEAR I JAN I FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC | THOUSAND PA' ANGA VALUE OF PRINCIPAL EXPORTS ...
Economic and social commission for Asia and the Pacific, United Nations Publications, 2002
10
Statistical Indicators for Asia and the Pacific
United Nations Publications. I UNIT IVEAR I JAN | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN | JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC | THOUSAND PA1 ANGA 2000 2001 2002 D VALUE OF PRINCIPAL EXPORTS METRIC TONS THOUSAND PA' ANGA ...
United Nations Publications, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PA'ANGA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pa'anga is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Finance Minister says Pacific Games construction to start in 2016
... of venues and facilities has been delayed while the government has been looking for ways to raise more than $133 million pa'anga required. «Matangi Tonga, Jul 15»
2
It's Picasso in Vegas, baby!
Tonga: Prompted by the recent coronation of King Tupou VI, a new series of banknotes for 2 to 100 pa'anga pair the monarch's portrait on one ... «SFGate, Jul 15»
3
Tonga: King Tupou VI crowned as new king
His coronation in 2008 blew the budget at 9 million Tongan pa'anga. The week-long celebrations for his successor – which include street ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
4
National Reserve Bank of Tonga Launches New Series of Banknotes
The six denominations – 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 pa'anga – have similar ... security thread on the two top value 50 and 100 pa'anga and colour ... «CoinWeek, Jun 15»
5
Tonga launches new currency to mark Coronation
Photo: supplied. The 1 pa'anga note will features the late King George Tupou V, while the rest of the currency has a portrait of the new king. «Radio New Zealand, Jun 15»
6
Tonga High Form 7 works for new jackets
They still need to raise several thousand pa'anga for their new jackets. “There are many events that we are required to partake in and this being ... «Matangi Tonga, Jun 15»
7
King launches New Solar Farm for Tonga
... Government of Japan for their support in funding the Solar Project through a Grant of approximately more than 20 million pa'anga. japanese ... «Tonga Daily News, May 15»
8
“Watchdogs” turn on critics
I'll have to adjust for a 10% Cola increase and for inflation in today's pa'anga, to be able to make an educated estimate. Other similar software ... «Matangi Tonga, Apr 15»
9
China and the Pacific: the view from Tonga
To finance the reconstruction of Nuku'alofa, government took a concessional loan from China, the equivalent of $233.3 million Pa'anga, which ... «Matangi Tonga, Mar 15»
10
China hands over new water pump to Navutoka villagers
After learning about the situation, the Chinese Embassy decided to donate a new water pump for Navutoka, which cost $12,000 Pa'anga. «Tonga Daily News, Feb 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Pa'anga [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/paanga>. Sep 2020 ».
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