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Lexicon :: Strong's H1235 - beqaʿ

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בֶּקַע
Transliteration
beqaʿ
Pronunciation
beh'-kah
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 271a

Strong’s Definitions

בֶּקַע beqaʻ, beh'-kah; from H1234; a section (half) of a shekel, i.e. a beka (a weight and a coin):—bekah, half a shekel.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H1235 in the following manner: half a shekel (1x), bekah (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H1235 in the following manner: half a shekel (1x), bekah (1x).
  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 the subject.

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
בֶּקַע beqaʻ, beh'-kah; from H1234; a section (half) of a shekel, i.e. a beka (a weight and a coin):—bekah, half a shekel.
STRONGS H1235:
בֶּ֫קַע noun [masculine] fraction, half, i.e. half-shekel, a weight; בֶּקַע מִשְׁקָלוֺ Genesis 24:22, compare Hesychius in LagGes. Abh 199, 1. 18 βακαίον [Lag βέκαον] μέρον τι; see also בֶּקַע Exodus 38:26 (= מַחֲצִית הַשֶּׁקֶל).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

24:22

Exodus

38:26

H1235

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1235 matches the Hebrew בֶּקַע (beqaʿ),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:22 - And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel H1235 weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:26 - A bekah H1235 for every man, that is, half a shekel, after the shekel of the sanctuary, for every one that went to be numbered, from twenty years old and upward, for six hundred thousand and three thousand and five hundred and fifty men.

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