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Meaning : A Hundred (Usually of Money)
Word use : Niwahi soo = Give me a hundred shillings
Word period: Unknown
Word related to: Mkwanja, Brus, Mafare, Nganya,
Word synonyms: OsHando
Spelling variation: So


Word Origin : Unknown
Histo ya word.
Derived from the English adverb "So" and related to things being "so big". Its use in denoting a Hundred Shillings stemmed from the fact that for a long time, the largest denomination in Kenya was the 100 Shilling note. It was not until 1986 that a larger 200 Shillings note was introduced.

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