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Farthing


Farthing. Two names of coins in the New Testament are rendered in the Authorized Version by this word:

1. Quadrans, Matt. 5:26; Mark 12:42, a coin current in the time of our Lord, equivalent to three-eighths of a cent; 2. The assarion, equal to one cent and a half. Matt. 10:29; Luke 12:6.

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A Farthing.