46 To redeem the 273 firstborn Israelites who exceed the number of the Levites,
References for Numbers 3:46
47 collect five shekelsa for each one, according to the sanctuary shekel, which weighs twenty gerahs.
References for Numbers 3:47
    • d 3:47 - That is, about 2 ounces or about 58 grams
      48 Give the money for the redemption of the additional Israelites to Aaron and his sons.”
      References for Numbers 3:48
          49 So Moses collected the redemption money from those who exceeded the number redeemed by the Levites.
          References for Numbers 3:49
              50 From the firstborn of the Israelites he collected silver weighing 1,365 shekels,b according to the sanctuary shekel.
              References for Numbers 3:50
                • 95 3:50 - ver 41,45
                • 96 3:50 - S ver 46-48
                • e 3:50 - That is, about 35 pounds or about 16 kilograms
                  51 Moses gave the redemption money to Aaron and his sons, as he was commanded by the word of the LORD.