Genesis 23:15-20 NIV

15 "Listen to me, my lord; the land is worth four hundred shekelsa of silver,1 but what is that between me and you? Bury your dead."

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    • e 23:15 - That is, about 10 pounds (about 4.5 kilograms)
      16 Abraham agreed to Ephron's terms and weighed out for him the price he had named in the hearing of the Hittites: four hundred shekels of silver,2 according to the weight current among the merchants.3

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      17 So Ephron's field in Machpelah4 near Mamre5--both the field and the cave in it, and all the trees within the borders of the field--was deeded

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      18 to Abraham as his property6 in the presence of all the Hittites7 who had come to the gate8 of the city.

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          19 Afterward Abraham buried his wife Sarah in the cave in the field of Machpelah9 near Mamre (which is at Hebron10) in the land of Canaan.

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          20 So the field and the cave in it were deeded11 to Abraham by the Hittites as a burial site.12

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