Definitions for agoraˌɑ gɔˈrɑ; ˌɑ gɔˈroʊt

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  1. agora(noun)

    100 agorot equal 1 shekel in Israel

  2. agora(noun)

    the marketplace in ancient Greece

  3. agora, public square(noun)

    a place of assembly for the people in ancient Greece

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Agora(noun)

    an assembly; hence, the place of assembly, especially the market place, in an ancient Greek city

  2. Origin: [Gr. 'agora`.]

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  1. Agora

    The agora was a central spot in ancient Greek city-states. The literal meaning of the word is "gathering place" or "assembly". The agora was the center of athletic, artistic, spiritual and political life of the city. The Ancient Agora of Athens was the best-known example, birthplace of democracy.

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  1. Agora

    the forum of a Grecian town.

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