According to Exodus, which is made up of the other: the shekel or
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According to Exodus 30:13: This they shall give, every one that
passeth among them that are numbered, half a shekel after the shekel of the
sanctuary: (a shekel is twenty gerahs) an half shekel shall be the offering of
The gerah was probably a type
of seed or bean. The shekel was probably the Babylonian shekel of 160
- biblical weights and measures
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