Treasury of Scripture
And if a man shall sanctify to the LORD some part of a field of his possession, then your estimation shall be according to the seed thereof: an homer of barley seed shall be valued at fifty shekels of silver.
some part Though the words `some part' are not expressed, yet it is generally allowed that they should be supplied here; as it was not lawful for a man to alienate in this manner his whole patrimony: he might express his good will for the house of God but he must not impoverish his own family.
of a field
Acts 4:34-37 Neither was there any among them that lacked: for as many as were possessors of lands or houses sold them...
Acts 5:4 Whiles it remained, was it not your own? and after it was sold, was it not in your own power?...
an homer. or, the land of an homer, etc., i.e, as much land as required a homer of barley to sow it. The homer was very different to the omer; the latter held about three quarts, the former seventy-five gallons three pints.
Isaiah 5:10 Yes, ten acres of vineyard shall yield one bath, and the seed of an homer shall yield an ephah.
Ezekiel 45:11-14 The ephah and the bath shall be of one measure, that the bath may contain the tenth part of an homer...
Hosea 3:2 So I bought her to me for fifteen pieces of silver, and for an homer of barley, and an half homer of barley:
Strong's ConcordanceAnd if a man shall sanctify unto the LORD [some part] of a field of his possession, then thy estimation shall be according to the seed thereof: an homer of barley seed [shall be valued] at fifty shekels of silver.
Topical BibleAmount Barley Dedicates Family Field Fifty Homer Possession Required Seed Shekels Silver Sowing Valuation Value Valued
Leviticus Chapter 27 Verse 16
Alphabetical: a according Again amount at barley be consecrates dedicates family fields fifty for his homer If is it its land LORD man needed of own part property proportionate required seed set shall shekels silver the then to valuation value your
OT Law: Leviticus 27:16 If a man dedicates to Yahweh part (Le Lv Lev.)