25 occurrences in 12 translations

'Discretion' in the Bible

Now at your own discretion, O king, come down. Delivering him into the king's hand will be our responsibility."

and blessed is thy discretion, and blessed art thou in that thou hast restrained me this day from coming in with blood, and to restrain my hand to myself.

"Only may the LORD give you discretion and understanding as he places you in charge over Israel, so you can keep the Law of the LORD your God.

Hiram also wrote: "Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, who made the heavens and the earth. He gave King David a wise son, who is acquainted with discretion and understanding, and who is building a temple to the LORD, as well as a royal palace for himself.

And according to the good hand of our God upon us they brought us a man of discretion, of the sons of Mahli, the son of Levi, the son of Israel; and Sherebiah, with his sons and his brethren, eighteen;

He deprives of speech those who are trusted and takes away the discernment and discretion of the aged.

[Discretion shall watch over you, understanding shall keep you] to deliver you from the alien woman, from the outsider with her flattering words,

My son, let not them depart from thine eyes: keep sound wisdom and discretion:

That thou mayest regard discretion, and that thy lips may keep knowledge.

I, Wisdom, share a home with shrewdness and have knowledge and discretion.

The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who answer with discretion.

He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion.

Then Daniel responded with tact and discretion to Arioch, the commander of the king's guard, who had gone out to execute the wise men of Babylon.

I will discipline them at My discretion; nations will be gathered against them to put them in bondage for their two crimes.

Behave yourselves wisely [living prudently and with discretion] in your relations with those of the outside world (the non-Christians), making the very most of the time and seizing (buying up) the opportunity.

But she shall be preserved in childbearing, if they continue in faith and love and holiness with discretion.

Reverse Interlinear

Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
טעם 
Ta`am 
Usage: 13

מזמּה 
M@zimmah 
Usage: 19

משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

שׂכל שׂכל 
Sekel 
Usage: 16

תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo 
Tabuwn 
Usage: 42

νουνεχῶς 
Nounechos 
Usage: 1

σώφρων 
Sophron 
Usage: 4



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