Tribute Money


(to nomisma tou kensou (Matthew 22:19), "the coin used in payment of the imperial taxes"):

Lit. "the lawful money of the tax," which, in the case of the poll tax, had to be paid in current coin of the realm (see Matthew 17:27).

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'TRIBUTE MONEY'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.