Ezra 8:26
New International Version
I weighed out to them 650 talents of silver, silver articles weighing 100 talents, 100 talents of gold,

New Living Translation
I weighed the treasure as I gave it to them and found the totals to be as follows: 24 tons of silver, 7,500 pounds of silver articles, 7,500 pounds of gold,

English Standard Version
I weighed out into their hand 650 talents of silver, and silver vessels worth 200 talents, and 100 talents of gold,

Berean Study Bible
I weighed out into their hands 650 talents of silver, articles of silver weighing 100 talents, 100 talents of gold,

King James Bible
I even weighed unto their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels an hundred talents, and of gold an hundred talents;

New King James Version
I weighed into their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, silver articles weighing one hundred talents, one hundred talents of gold,

New American Standard Bible
So I weighed into their hands 650 talents of silver, and silver utensils worth a hundred talents, and a hundred gold talents,

NASB 1995
Thus I weighed into their hands 650 talents of silver, and silver utensils worth 100 talents, and 100 gold talents,

NASB 1977
Thus I weighed into their hands 650 talents of silver, and silver utensils worth 100 talents, and 100 gold talents,

Amplified Bible
I weighed into their hands 650 talents of silver, and silver utensils worth 100 talents, and 100 talents of gold;

Christian Standard Bible
I weighed out to them 24 tons of silver, silver articles weighing 7,500 pounds, 7,500 pounds of gold,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I weighed out to them 24 tons of silver, silver articles weighing 7,500 pounds, 7,500 pounds of gold,

American Standard Version
I weighed into their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels a hundred talents; of gold a hundred talents;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I counted to them a hundred and fifty silver talents and a hundred silver vessels, and a hundred talents of gold.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
I even weighed into their hands six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and a hundred silver vessels, and a hundred talents of gold;

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I weighed to their hands six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and a hundred vessels of silver, and a hundred talents of gold,

English Revised Version
I even weighed into their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels an hundred talents; of gold an hundred talents;

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I weighed [the contributions] for them to guard: about 24 tons of silver, 100 silver utensils weighing 150 pounds apiece, 7,500 pounds of gold,

International Standard Version
I divided among them 650 silver talents, silver utensils weighing 100 talents, 100 talents of gold,

JPS Tanakh 1917
I even weighed into their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels a hundred talents; of gold a hundred talents;

Literal Standard Version
and I weigh to their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and one hundred talents of vessels of silver, one hundred talents of gold,

NET Bible
I weighed out to them 650 talents of silver, silver vessels worth 100 talents, 100 talents of gold,

New Heart English Bible
I weighed into their hand six hundred fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels one hundred talents; of gold one hundred talents;

World English Bible
I weighed into their hand six hundred fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels one hundred talents; of gold one hundred talents;

Young's Literal Translation
and I weigh to their hand, of silver, talents six hundred and fifty, and of vessels of silver a hundred talents, of gold a hundred talents,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Priests to Guard the Offerings
25and I weighed out to them the contribution of silver and gold and the articles that the king, his counselors, his leaders, and all the Israelites there had offered for the house of our God. 26I weighed out into their hands 650 talents of silver, articles of silver weighing 100 talents, 100 talents of gold, 2720 gold bowls valued at 1,000 darics, and two articles of fine polished bronze, as precious as gold.…

Cross References
Ezra 1:9
This was the inventory: 30 gold dishes, 1,000 silver dishes, 29 silver utensils,

Ezra 8:27
20 gold bowls valued at 1,000 darics, and two articles of fine polished bronze, as precious as gold.

Zechariah 6:10
"Take an offering from the exiles--from Heldai, Tobijah, and Jedaiah, who have arrived from Babylon--and go that same day to the house of Josiah son of Zephaniah.


Treasury of Scripture

I even weighed to their hand six hundred and fifty talents of silver, and silver vessels an hundred talents, and of gold an hundred talents;









Verse 26. - Six hundred and fifty talents of silver, according to Mr. Peele's estimate of the talent, would be nearly a quarter of a million of our money. The annual revenue of Persia was about three and a half millions (Herod., 3:95). Of gold an hundred talents. Rather more than a million of our money.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I weighed out
וָאֶשְׁקֲלָ֨ה (wā·’eš·qă·lāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - first person common singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 8254: To suspend, poise

into
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

their hands
יָדָ֜ם (yā·ḏām)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine plural
Strong's 3027: A hand

650
שֵֽׁשׁ־ (šêš-)
Number - feminine singular construct
Strong's 8337: Six (a cardinal number)

talents
כִּכָּרִים֙ (kik·kā·rîm)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 3603: A round, a round district, a round loaf, a round weight, a talent (a measure of weight or money)

of silver,
כֶּ֗סֶף (ke·sep̄)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3701: Silver, money

silver
כֶ֥סֶף (ḵe·sep̄)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3701: Silver, money

articles
וּכְלֵי־ (ū·ḵə·lê-)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 3627: Something prepared, any apparatus

[weighing] 100
מֵאָ֖ה (mê·’āh)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 3967: A hundred

talents,
לְכִכָּרִ֑ים (lə·ḵik·kā·rîm)
Preposition-l | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 3603: A round, a round district, a round loaf, a round weight, a talent (a measure of weight or money)

100
מֵאָ֥ה (mê·’āh)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 3967: A hundred

talents
כִכָּֽר׃ (ḵik·kār)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 3603: A round, a round district, a round loaf, a round weight, a talent (a measure of weight or money)

of gold,
זָהָ֖ב (zā·hāḇ)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2091: Gold, something gold-colored, as oil, a clear sky


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