How much is a talent worth?

R Harrison Answered Most Recently
Talent = 3,000 shekels = 60 minas = 34.3 kilograms metric = 75 U.S. pounds Used as a measure of weight and money. If in today's money an ounce of Gold is worth $700 U.S., one talent is worth $840,000. Ex. 38:24-29 1Kings 9:14 Matt. 18:24, 25:15-18 Rev. 16:21 This is probably not comparing apples to apples though since it does not take into account inflationary effects or whether using a talent of gold vs. silver. Also a talent used in the Hebrew scriptures is different than the ones talked about in the Greek scriptures.
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