Definition of satang in English:

satang

noun

  • A monetary unit of Thailand, equal to one hundredth of a baht.

    • ‘Sutham would get up early in the morning and walk around his village selling bean sprouts for 25 satang.’
    • ‘If the transportation crosses provincial boundaries, an additional allowance of 90 satang per kilometer will be provided.’
    • ‘It resulted in local prices of raw cassava increasing to 1-1.20 baht per kilo from around 65-80 satang per kilo.’
    • ‘The cost of a stamp was one Att, approximately three satang.’
    • ‘Electricity rates are also set to increase by 5 satang per unit with another increase between February and May 2005 in accordance with the rise in diesel prices at the pumps around March.’

Origin

Thai, from Pali sata ‘hundred’.

Pronunciation

satang

/səˈtäNG/