King Omri built the city of Samaria on a hill bought for how much?


two talents of silver (about 150 pounds)

1st Kings 16 :

(23) In the thirty-first year of Asa king of Judah, Omri became king of Israel, and he reigned twelve years, six of them in Tirzah. (24) He bought the hill of Samaria from Shemer for two talents of silver and built a city on the hill, calling it Samaria, after Shemer, the name of the former owner of the hill.
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