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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
(n.) Plural of Drachma.
1406. drachme -- as much as one can hold in the hand, a drachma (a ...
... From drassomai; a drachma or (silver) coin (as handled) -- piece (of silver). see
GREEK drassomai. (drachmas) -- 1 Occurrence. (drachmen) -- 2 Occurrences. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
1871. darkemon -- (a unit of value), perhaps a drachma
... (a unit of value), perhaps a drachma. Transliteration: darkemon or adarkon
Phonetic Spelling: (dar-kem-one') Short Definition: drachmas. ...
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How Ptolemy Philadelphus Procured the Laws of the Jews to be ...
... this answer he was much pleased; and gave order, that when they paid the soldiers
their wages, they should lay down [a hundred and] twenty drachmas [4] for ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 2 how ptolemy philadelphus.htm

... They came to Him, who exacted tribute: [5715] they used to demand as tribute a
didrachma, that is, two drachmas for one man; they came to the Lord to pay ...
/.../augustine/exposition on the book of psalms/psalm cxxxviii.htm

Aristeas Philokratei
... Diachutheis de eu mala tois opsoniois eipe prostheinai, 20 25 kai somatos
hekastou komizesthai drachmas eikosi, kai peri touton. ...
/.../aristeas philokratei.htm

Certain General Principles of Parabolic Interpretation These ...
... Why "an hundred sheep?" and why, to be sure, "ten drachmas?" And what is that "besom?"
Necessary it was that He who was desiring to express the extreme ...
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And There came unto Him Publicans and Sinners to Hear his Word. .. ...
... [9] [1817] And what woman having ten drachmas would lose one of them, and not light
a [10] lamp, and sweep the house, and seek it with care till she found it ...
/.../hogg/the diatessaron of tatian/section xxvi and there came.htm

These Things Being Said by God, While the Trumpets Uttered their ...
... accuser shall demand. If a bull kill a servant, money to the amount of
thirty double-drachmas shall be paid to his master. If any ...
/.../life and writings of sulpitius severus /chapter xviii these things being.htm

Wherefore, Children, Let us not Faint nor Deem that the Time is ...
... For as if a man should despise a copper drachma to gain a hundred drachmas of gold;
so if a man were lord of all the earth and were to renounce it, that which ...
/.../athanasius/select works and letters or athanasius/life of antony section 17.htm

Departure from Aradus.
... leave home for three months for the sake of eternal life?" When he had said these
things, and more to the same purpose, I presented a thousand drachmas to the ...
/.../unknown/recognitions of clement /chapter xxivdeparture from aradus.htm

All Well Arranged.
... Then, after the address of Peter, I presented the woman who had been healed, in
the presence of all the multitude, with a thousand drachmas, for her support ...
/.../unknown/the clementine homilies/chapter xxiv all well arranged.htm

This Reasoning and Intelligent Creature, Man, at once the Work and ...
... The thought, there, is that the widowed soul reaps no benefit from the other virtues
(called drachmas in the Parable) being all of them found safe, if that one ...
/.../gregory of nyssa dogmatic treatises etc/chapter xii this reasoning and.htm

Drachmas (6 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (n.) Plural of Drachma. Multi-Version Concordance
Drachmas (6 Occurrences). Luke 15:8 Or, what woman having ...
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Stater (1 Occurrence)
... It was equal to two didrachmas ("tribute money, 17:24), or four drachmas, and to
about 2s. 6d. of our money. (see SHEKEL.). Noah Webster's Dictionary. ...
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Drachma (2 Occurrences)

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Taxes (19 Occurrences)
... Luke 20:22; 23:2); the poll-tax (kensos, "tribute, " Matthew 17:25; 22:17; Mark
12:14); and the temple-tax ("tribute money" = two drachmas = half shekel ...
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Didrachma (1 Occurrence)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. DIDRACHMA. di-drak'-ma: Two drachmas. See DRACHMA,
DRAM. Multi-Version Concordance Didrachma (1 Occurrence). ...
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Drachms (1 Occurrence)

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Mina (6 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) An ancient weight or denomination of money, of varying value. The Attic
mina was valued at a hundred drachmas. 2. (n.) See Myna. Int. ...
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Pound (13 Occurrences)
... (2.) A sum of money; the Gr. mna or mina (Luke 19:13, 16, 18, 20, 24, 25). It was
equal to 100 drachmas, and was of the value of about 3 dollars, 6s. 8d. ...
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Charm (5 Occurrences)
... in the above passage must have been inscribed on some very valuable material, gold
perhaps, or they could not have cost 2,000 British pounds (= 50,000 drachmas...
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Shekel (37 Occurrences)
... the public sacrifices were bought (Exodus 30:13; 2 Chronicles 24:6), consisted of
one common shekel, or a sanctuary half-shekel, equal to two Attic drachmas. ...
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Bible Concordance
Drachmas (6 Occurrences)

Luke 15:8 Or, what woman having ten drachmas, if she lose one drachma, does not light a lamp and sweep the house and seek carefully till she find it?

Acts 19:19 Many of those who practiced magical arts brought their books together and burned them in the sight of all. They counted the price of them, and found it to be fifty thousand pieces of silver.
(See NIV)

Ezra 2:69 according to their power they have given to the treasure of the work; of gold, drams six myriads and a thousand, and of silver, pounds five thousand, and of priests' coats, a hundred.

Nehemiah 7:70 And from the extremity of the heads of the fathers they have given to the work; the Tirshatha hath given to the treasure, of gold, drams a thousand, bowls fifty, priests' coats thirty and five hundred.

Nehemiah 7:71 And of the heads of the fathers they have given to the treasure of the work, of gold, drams two myriads, and of silver, pounds two thousand and two hundred.

Nehemiah 7:72 And that which the rest of the people have given 'is' of gold, drams two myriads, and of silver, pounds two thousand, and of priests coats, sixty and seven.



Related Terms

Stater (1 Occurrence)

Drachma (2 Occurrences)

Taxes (19 Occurrences)

Didrachma (1 Occurrence)

Drachms (1 Occurrence)

Mina (6 Occurrences)

Pound (13 Occurrences)

Charm (5 Occurrences)

Shekel (37 Occurrences)


Herod (45 Occurrences)

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