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bekah


bekah


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bekah  \Be"kah\,  n.  [Heb.] 
  Half  a  shekel. 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Bekah 
  Both  the  name  and  its  explanation,  "a  half  shekel,"  are  given  in 
  Ex  38:26.  The  word  properly  means  a  "division,"  a  "part." 
  (R.V.,  "beka.") 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Bekah,  half  a  shekel