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Definition of Gerah

Gerah
Gerah Ge"rah, n. [Heb. g?rah, lit., a bean.] (Jewish Antiq.) A small coin and weight; 1-20th of a shekel. Note: The silver gerah is supposed to have been worth about three cents; the gold about fifty-four cents; the weight equivalent to about thirteen grains.

Meaning of Gerah from wikipedia

- A gerah Hebrew "גרה" is an ancient Hebrew unit of weight and currency, which, according to the Bible, Exodus, 30:13, was equivalent to 1/20th of a shekel...
- a shekel according to the shekel of the sanctuary (the shekel is twenty gerahs), half a shekel as an offering to the Lord. NRSV After the return under...
- Money portal Numismatics portal Ancient Mesopotamian units of measurement Gerah (ma'ah) Hanukkah gelt History of currency Israeli lira List of historical...
- when a Sikorsky S61 "Nuri" helicopter crashed on the slopes of Gunung Gerah in November 1989, reaching the wreckage required abseiling into the jungle...
- "money") - a silver coin, (Hebrew gerah) - 699 mg (10.8 troy grains) In Hebrew it is called a Gerah (as in twenty gerah is a Shekel, Exodus); (litt. grain;...
- 'circle', 'circuit' (SC) ganef from (AHD) גנב gannabh 'thief' (MW) gerah from (MW) גרה gerah 'grain', 'bean' (AHD) get (divorce do****ent) from גט get 'do****ent...
- numbered, half a shekel after the shekel of the sanctuary: (a shekel is twenty gerahs:) an half shekel shall be the offering of the LORD. 14 Every one that p****eth...
- portal Numismatics portal List of historical currencies Shekel Zuz (coin) Gerah Handbook of Biblical Numismatics pg 19[unreliable source?] History of Jewish...
- shekels per head, according to the holy shekel, by which the shekel is twenty gerahs. The Shulkhan Arukh states that when a Jewish woman gives birth to a firstborn...
- 107 6,914 18 Mount Apad Runan Tama Abu Range Sarawak 2,103 6,900 19 Mount Gerah Titiwangsa Mountains Kelantan-Perak border 2,103 6,898 20 Batu Hill Tama...
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