# How heavy is a shekel of iron?

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religion and spirituality
judaism

As with many ancient units, the

**shekel**had avariety of values depending on era, government and region; weightsbetween 7 and 17 grams and values of 11, 14, and 17 grams arecommon.

Similarly, what does 5000 shekels weigh?

Shekel (Biblical Hebrew) to Pound Conversion Table

Shekel (Biblical Hebrew) | Pound [lbs] |
---|---|

20 shekel (Biblical Hebrew) | 0.5026539578 lbs |

50 shekel (Biblical Hebrew) | 1.2566348945 lbs |

100 shekel (Biblical Hebrew) | 2.5132697889 lbs |

1000 shekel (Biblical Hebrew) | 25.1326978891 lbs |

**shekel**[Hebrew] and

**pound**. You can view more details on eachmeasurement unit:

**shekel**or

**pounds**The SI base unitfor mass is the kilogram. 1 kilogram is equal to 87.565674255692

**shekel**, or 2.2046226218488

**pounds**.

Furthermore, how much did Goliath's spear head weigh?

15 lbs

One **shekel of gold** converted to gram equals to11.34 g. **How many** grams of **gold** are in 1**shekel**? The answer is: The change of 1 sheqel (**shekel** ) unit of a **gold** amount equals = to 11.34 g (gram ) as the equivalent measure for the same **gold**type.