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n. pl. lari
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[Georgian, from Persian lārī, hairpin-shaped silver coin widely used along the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea, especially in the 16th and 17th centuries, from Lār, city in southern Iran where such coins were minted.]


(lɑːrɪ) or


1. (Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Georgia, divided into 100 tetri
2. (Currencies) an Asian fish-hook formerly used as a currency


(ˈlɑr i)

n., pl. -ri, -ris.
a monetary unit of the Maldives, equal to 1/100 of a rufiyaa.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lari - the basic unit of money in Georgia
Georgian monetary unit - monetary unit in Georgia
tetri - 100 tetri equal 1 lari in Georgia
2.Lari - gulls; terns; jaegers; skimmers
animal order - the order of animals
Charadriiformes, order Charadriiformes - large diverse order of aquatic birds found along seacoasts and inland waters: shorebirds and coastal diving birds; most feed on anima life
family Laridae, Laridae - gull family: gulls and terns
family Rynchopidae, Rynchopidae - coextensive with the genus Rynchops: skimmers
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This is an exemption from the national pricing regime, which requires pricing of goods and services to be set in Georgian lari (GEL).
TBC PLC announces that the Georgian Lari / Pound Sterling exchange rate that will apply to all Final Dividend payments will be 3.
This is the EBRDEe's third successful bond issuance in Georgian lari managed by JSC Galt & Taggart.
Currency exchange rate fluctuations (the value of the Georgian lari dropped by around 35% against the US dollar between the third quarters of 2014 and 2015) supported the sales growth of traditional subcategories like bar soap.
USPRwire, Mon Jun 27 2016] The currency fluctuation in Georgia from the third quarter of 2014 resulted in a 35% devaluation of the Georgian lari against the US dollar by the corresponding period in 2015.
Since then, however, the republic has grown rapidly, with GDP increasing roughly fivefold in the new millennium, prices and exchange rates of the Georgian lari remaining stable, and foreign direct investment increasing steadily.
Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC (BGH), the holding company of JSC Bank of Georgia (the Bank), on Wednesday announced that BG Capital, the Bank's the wholly-owned brokerage subsidiary, jointly with TBC Bank, the second largest Bank in Georgia, has lead-managed and underwritten a Georgian Lari (GEL) denominated bond issued by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Ivanishvili recently declared that the priorities of the coalition are as follows: the de-politicization of business; the development of business and education; and a 1 billion Georgian lari ($607 million) investment in agriculture.
His entire winnings of 20,000 Georgian lari ($11,265), a large prize in the ex-Soviet republic, will go to fund medical care for local children.
Abkhazia, in fact, was already economically tied to Russia: its currency is the Russian Rouble, not the Georgian Lari.
The weighted average exchange rate of the Georgian Lari, Magticom's functional currency, strengthened 6.
The issuance comprises new notes offered by JSC BoG in the amount of 500 million Georgian Lari (GEL), with a 3-year maturity (the Notes).

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