What is another word for shekel?

61 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ʃˈɛkə͡l], [ ʃˈɛkə‍l], [ ʃ_ˈɛ_k_əl]

The shekel is a historical unit of weight and currency used in ancient Israel and neighboring regions. It is now the currency of Israel. Some common synonyms for shekel include money, currency, cash, coins, bills, and dough. Other colloquial terms for money include moolah, loot, greenbacks, riches, and bankroll. In addition to these words, different cultures and regions may have their own words for money. For example, in the United Kingdom, the term quids is often used to refer to pounds sterling. Ultimately, no matter what word is used, the shekel and other forms of currency serve as a means to facilitate trade and commerce in our daily lives.

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  • Independent

    • Proper noun, singular
      Nis.
    • Noun, singular or mass
      Nis.

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