Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
akin to saphes (clear)
TWOT Reference: TDNT 7:465
KJV Translation Count — 22x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: wise (22)
Outline of Biblical Usage
a. skilled, expert: of artificers
b. wise, skilled in letters, cultivated, learned
1. of the Greek philosophers and orators
2. of Jewish theologians
3. of Christian teachers
c. forming the best plans and using the best means for their execution
For Synonyms see entry 5872
sof-os'; akin to σαφής (clear); wise (in a most general application): — wise. Compare (5429) (φρόνιμος).
Concordance Results Using KJV
At that time Jesus answered and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because thou hast hid these things from the G4680 and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes.
For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.
Wherefore, behold, I send unto you prophets, and G4680 men, and scribes: and some of them ye shall kill and crucify; and some of them shall ye scourge in your synagogues, and persecute them from city to city:
In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit, and said, I thank thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the G4680 and prudent, and hast revealed them unto babes: even so, Father; for so it seemed good in thy sight.
I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the G4680, and to the unG4680.
Professing themselves to be G4680, they became fools,
For your obedience is come abroad unto all men. I am glad therefore on your behalf: but yet I would have you G4680 unto that which is good, and simple concerning evil.
For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the G4680, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.
Where is the G4680? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? hath not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?
Because the foolishness of God is G4680r than men; and the weakness of God is stronger than men.