There are 2 definitions of agora in English:

agora1

Syllabification: ag·o·ra
Pronunciation: /ˈagərə
 
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noun (plural agorae /-rē/ or agoras)

  • (In ancient Greece) a public open space used for assemblies and markets.
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    • Already video conferencing, e-commerce, and video entertainment are migrating to cyberspace, leaving behind the agoras, bazaars, and amphitheatres of the past.
    • It's our definition of the agora (market in Ancient Rome), if you will.
    • We could basically make philosophy more popular than it's been since the days of the agora, in ancient Greece.

Origin

from Greek.

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There are 2 definitions of agora in English:

agora2

Syllabification: a·go·ra
Pronunciation: /əˈgôrə, ˌägôˈrä
 
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noun (plural agorot /əˈgôrōt, ˌägôˈrōt/ or agoroth /əˈgôrōt, ˌägôˈrōt/)

  • A monetary unit of Israel, equal to one hundredth of a shekel.
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    • With the introduction of the shekel on February 24, 1980, a series of new agora coins was put into circulation.
    • For many people, the very essence of Israeliness is expressed in the visual icons that came into being in the early decades of the state - from the scallop-edged agora coin and the bedroom slippers that went everywhere to the cottage cheese container that can still be found in almost every refrigerator in the country.
    • I tried to push it in with another 10-agora coin, and on the small screen of the meter the word "Fail" appeared.

Origin

from Hebrew ῾ăgōrāh 'small coin'.

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