Definition of Rupees
1. Noun. (plural of rupee) ¹
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Definition of Rupees
1. rupee [n] - See also: rupee
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Literary usage of Rupees
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal of the Statistical Society of London by Statistical Society (Great Britain) (1847)
"Indigo from Calcutta in 1834-45, from 84841 factory maunds of the value of 84,84612 rupees, to 121588 bazar maunds of the value of 2,39,71615 rupees in ..."
2. Chambers's Encyclopaedia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge (1901)
"The capital outlay on this enormous system cannot l>e estimated, but the British government has in this way laid out 31 millions of tens of rupees, ..."
3. Annals and Antiquities of Rajast'han, Or the Central and Western Rajpoot by James Tod (1873)
"Two men at the well, at four rupees each per month, for twelve months 96* Brought forward... 46 Two oxen, feeding, &c 18 Paring and cutting forty thousand ..."
4. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1843)
"(The lac is 100000 rupees, or £10000.) The trade with Great Britain, of course, continues to be the first in importance, exceeding in value that with all ..."
5. History of the Colonies of the British Empire ...: From the Official Records by Robert Montgomery Martin (1843)
"Above 32 rupees, and not exceeding C4, the stamp is 4 rupees. Above 64 rupees, and not exceeding 150, 8 rupees. Above 150 rupees, and not exceeding 300, ..."
6. History of the British Colonies by Robert Montgomery Martin (1835)
"If the suit exceed 16 rupees, and do not exceed 32 rupees, a stamp of two rupees is ... Above 32 rupees, and not exceeding 64', the stamp is four rupees. ..."
7. A Collection of Treaties, Engagements, and Sunnuds, Relating to India and by India Foreign and Political Dept (1893)
"AGREEMENT relating to the SPECIAL LOAN of three Inil a half CRORES of rupees by the GWALIOR STATE to the BRITISH G OVERNMENT—1887. 1. ..."