Bangladeshi taka is the currency of Bangladesh.

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Taka may also refer to:

PeopleEdit

Nicknamed or pseudonymEdit

SurnamedEdit

  • Chazel Taka (1929-1974), Iraqi poet and politician
  • Efraim Taka (born 1989), Israeli footballer
  • Iwao Taka (高 巌, born 1956), Japanese academic
  • Jussi Taka (born 1993) Finnish snowboarder
  • Mary Taka (1912-1991), member of the Japanese-American Vaudeville act, The Taka Sisters
  • Midi Taka (1914-1936), member of the Japanese-American Vaudeville act, The Taka Sisters
  • Myrtle Taka (1916-2011), member of the Japanese-American Vaudeville act, The Taka Sisters
  • Miiko Taka (高美以子, born 1925), Japanese-American actress
  • Osman Taka (died 1887), an Albanian dancer
  • Seveci Taka (born 1981), Fijian rugby player
  • Suzuka Taka (高 涼風, born 1996), Japanese ice hockey player
  • Tony Taka (born 1971) Japanese mangaka and artist

Fictional charactersEdit

  • Disney's Scar was once known as "Taka" in The Lion King Backstory

PlacesEdit

Other usesEdit

  • Taka (টাকা), the term used in Bengali-speaking regions of India for Indian Rupee
  • Al-Taka SC (Arabic: نادي التاكا الرياضي‎‎), Sudanese soccer club
  • Taka (paper mache)
  • Taka (boat); in Turkey, and especially in the country's Black Sea region, a traditional small boat used for carrying load or passengers, often built by Laz people
  • Taka (film), a 2005 Bengladeshi drama film
  • Taka Sisters (disbanded 1936), Japanese-American Vaudeville act comprising three sisters Taka: Myrtle (1916-2011), Midi (1914-1936), Mary (1912-1991)

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