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Its name derives from a Hebrew word that means "to weigh"; what monetary unit is it?




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Answer: the shekel

The word shekel derives from the Hebrew sakal, weight; it denotes the chief monetary unit of the modern state of Israel, as well as a silver coin and unit of weight used in ancient Israel.


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