2 Chronicles 25:6 Commentary - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledgean hundred talents of silver: Estimating the shekel at 2s. 6d., and the talent, being 3,000 shekels - see Exo 38:25, Exo 38:26, at 375, one hundred talents would amount to 37,500.; which, divided among 100,000 men, quotes only 7s. 6d.; hence we may suppose, that this was only an earnest of their pay, or that they expected to be enriched by the plunder of the Edomites.
Reciprocal: 1Ch 19:6 - a thousand
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