The revised Reformation Study Bible notes are now available on Bible Gateway! Click to learn more.
Two names of coins in the New Testament are rendered in the Authorized Version by this word:
+ Quadrans, (Matthew 5:26; Mark 12:42) a coin current in the time of our Lord, equivalent to three-eights of a cent;
+ The assarion, equal to one cent and a half, (Matthew 10:29; Luke 12:6)