The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon
|Original Word||Word Origin|
| ||(qb|| ||from (01234)|
|Transliterated Word||Phonetic Spelling|
| ||Beqa`|| ||beh'-kah
|Parts of Speech||TWOT|
| ||Noun Masculine|| ||271a|
- half, part also called "shekel of the sanctuary" or "holy shekel"
- 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 the subject.
| Translated Words|
| ||KJV (2) - bekah, 1; half a shekel, 1; |
NAS (2) - beka, 1; half-shekel, 1;
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