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SHEKEL OF THE SANCTUARY; SACRED SHEKEL
(sheqel ha-qodhesh (Exodus 38:24, where it is used in measuring gold. The term is used for offerings made for sacred purposes.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'SHEKEL OF THE SANCTUARY; SACRED SHEKEL'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.