agora definition

  • noun:
    • a spot of congregation, specially an old Greek marketplace.
    • See Table at currency.
    • someplace for gathering.
    • A marketplace, particularly in Classical Greece.
    • Since 1960, a monetary unit and coin of Israel, the 100th element of a shekel / sheqel.
    • An assembly; hence, the spot of set up, particularly the marketplace, in an ancient Greek town.
    • In ancient Greece: A popular political assembly; any meeting of the people, especially for the promulgation or discussion of laws or public measures. Hence —
    • the main public square and market-place of a town, which these types of conferences were originally held, corresponding into the Roman discussion board.
    • the marketplace in ancient Greece
    • 100 agorot equal 1 shekel in Israel
    • somewhere of assembly for the people in old Greece

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