A choinix is a Biblical unit of measure equal to 1 quart or 1.1 liters.

According to Greek literature, a choinix was used in reference to a man’s daily allowance of corn.

Choinix appears only once in the Bible, in Revelation 6:6.


A beka is a biblical unit of measurement equal to .2 ounces or 5.7 grams.

The bekah is equal to 1/2 shekel.

A bekah is the census tax that is collected from the 603,550 Israelite men who crossed into the Promised land in Exodus 38:25-26.

Related Definition: Shekel