H1235 בּקע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H1234; a section (half) of a shekel, that is, a beka (a weight and a coin)

KJV Usage: bekah, half a shekel.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. half, part also called "shekel of the sanctuary" or "holy shekel"
2. half a shekel (meton) There appears to be at least three different shekels, one of silver, gold and copper. See a Bible Dictionary for a complete treatment of the subject.
Origin: from H1234
TWOT: 271a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H1235 בּקע is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H1235 בּקע

Genesis 24:22
Exodus 38:26

Corresponding Greek Words

beqa G1406 drachme