Definition of thebe in English:

thebe

noun

  • A monetary unit of Botswana, equal to one hundredth of a pula.

    • ‘They had saved and saved and spent money very carefully; every cent, every thebe, had been accounted for; none had gone into the pockets of politicians.’

Origin

Setswana, literally shield.

Pronunciation:

thebe

/ˈθeɪbeɪ/