Definition of likuta in English:

likuta

noun

  • A former monetary unit of the Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), equal to one hundredth of a zaire.

    • ‘In 1967, the (old) Zaïre replaced the Congolese franc, with 1 zaïre = 100 makuta (makuta is the plural of likuta) = 10000 sengi.’

Origin

Kikongo.

Pronunciation

likuta

/lɪˈkuːtə/