1 Kings 10:29 DBY

29 And a chariot came up and went out of Egypt for six hundred [shekels] of silver, and a horse for a hundred and fifty; and so they brought [them] by their means, for all the kings of the Hittites and for the kings of Syria.

Study tools for 1 Kings 10:29

  • a 10:6 - Lit. 'of thy things.'
  • b 10:17 - The gold mina, a coin containing 50 shekels, is estimated at 26 1/3 oz. troy. See Note, Ezek. 45.12.
  • c 10:18 - Or 'superfine:' it seems to have been the best kind of refined gold.
  • d 10:22 - Or 'elephants' teeth.'
  • e 10:25 - Lit. 'each year the business of the year.'
  • f 10:27 - Wild figs.
  • g 10:27 - The Shephelah: see Deut. 1.7.
  • h 10:28 - Or 'out of Coa;' so 2Chron. 1.16.