Nehemiah 7:70-72 NIV

70 Some of the heads of the families contributed to the work. The governor gave to the treasury "1,000 drachmasa of gold, 50 bowls and 530 garments for priests.

References for Nehemiah 7:70

    • c 7:70 - That is, about 19 pounds (about 8.5 kilograms)
      71 Some of the heads of the families1 gave to the treasury for the work 20,000 drachmasb of gold and "2,200 minasc of silver.

      References for Nehemiah 7:71

        • d 7:71 - That is, about 375 pounds (about 170 kilograms); also in verse 72
        • e 7:71 - That is, about 1 1/3 tons (about 1.2 metric tons)
          72 The total given by the rest of the people was 20,000 drachmas of gold, "2,000 minasd of silver and 67 garments for priests.2

          References for Nehemiah 7:72

            • f 7:72 - That is, about 1 1/4 tons (about 1.1 metric tons)