Definition of santim in English:

santim

noun

  • A monetary unit of Latvia, equal to one hundredth of a lat.

    • ‘Much more controversy arose about the name of the coins, whether they should be ‘stotinki’ ‘santims’, or ‘sotnitses’.’
    • ‘There were no five-santim coins among the counterfeit money found in Latvia last year.’

Origin

From Latvian santims, from French centime + the Latvian masculine ending -s.

Pronunciation

santim

/ˈsän(t)im/