Definition of rufiyaa in US English:

rufiyaa

noun

  • The basic monetary unit of the Maldives, equal to 100 laris.

    • ‘The connection fee for all our packages is 30 Rufiyaa.’
    • ‘The capital, Malé, has some excellent local restaurants serving spicy fish curries for just a few rufiyaa.’

Origin

Maldivian.

Pronunciation

rufiyaa

/ˈro͞ofēˌyä/