|Reference:||TWOT - 271a|
|In Hebrew:||eqb 2|
|In NET:||beka 2|
|In AV:||half a shekel 1, bekah 1|
|Definition:||1) half, part also called "shekel of the sanctuary" or "holy shekel"
2) half a shekel (meton)
There appears to be at least three different shekels, one of silver,
gold and copper. See a Bible Dictionary for a complete treatment of
from 1234; a section (half) of a shekel, i.e. a beka (a
weight and a coin):-bekah, half a shekel.
see HEBREW for 01234
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