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