He had a bronze helmet on his head and wore a coat of scale armor of bronze weighing five thousand shekels[a];

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Samuel 17:5 That is, about 125 pounds or about 58 kilograms
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38 Then Saul dressed David in his own(A) tunic. He put a coat of armor on him and a bronze helmet on his head.

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14 Uzziah provided shields, spears, helmets, coats of armor, bows and slingstones for the entire army.(A)

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16 From that day on, half of my men did the work, while the other half were equipped with spears, shields, bows and armor. The officers posted themselves behind all the people of Judah

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