Agora

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Agora

In Israel, a coin representing one-hundredth of a new shekel. It is the equivalent of the cent in the U.S. dollar or the pence in the British pound. Its plural is agorot.
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These are 10 agorot, 50 agorot, NIS 1, NIS 2, NIS 5, and NIS 10.
He explained that upon inquiring as to the cost of a safety pin, he learned it sold for 10 agorot (about 2.