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)