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Exodus 30:13 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

13 Each one who is numbered in the census shall give this: half a shekel[a] according to the shekel of the sanctuary (the shekel is twenty gerahs),[b] half a shekel as an offering to the Lord.


  1. Exodus 30:13 A shekel was about 2/5 of an ounce or 11 grams
  2. Exodus 30:13 A gerah was about 1/50 of an ounce or 0.6 gram
English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

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Exodus 30:13 New International Version (NIV)

13 Each one who crosses over to those already counted is to give a half shekel,[a] according to the sanctuary shekel, which weighs twenty gerahs. This half shekel is an offering to the Lord.


  1. Exodus 30:13 That is, about 1/5 ounce or about 5.8 grams; also in verse 15
New International Version (NIV)

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