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sheqel

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Etymology

From Hebrew שקל sheqel < שקל shaqal (to weigh).

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Noun

Singular
sheqel

Plural
shekels

sheqel (shekels)
  1. A currency unit of both ancient and modern Israel.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) money.

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