25 So David paid Ornan (A)600 shekels[a] of gold by weight for the site.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Chronicles 21:25 A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams

“And I bought the field at (A)Anathoth from Hanamel my cousin, and (B)weighed out the money to him, seventeen shekels of silver.

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12 Then I said to them, “If it seems good to you, give me my wages; but if not, keep them.” And they weighed out as my wages (A)thirty pieces of silver.

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