Sheqel

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   08255  
Original WordWord Origin
lqXfrom (08254)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
SheqelTWOT - 2454a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sheh'-kel   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. shekel
    1. the chief unit of weight or measure
      1. gold - 1/10000 of a talent and equal to 220 grains
      2. silver - 1/3000 of a talent and equal to 132 grains
      3. copper - 1/1500 of a talent and equal to 528 grains
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 88
shekel 88
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis2
Exodus8
Leviticus8
Numbers18
Joshua1
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel2
2 Kings4
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah2
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel2
Amos1


Total54
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Sheqel". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .