Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 647
KJV Translation Count — 27x
The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ..wise (19), ..wiser (4), ..wisely (2), teach wisdom (1), exceeding(1)
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to be wise
a. (Qal) to be or become wise, act wisely
b. (Piel) to make wise, teach wisdom, instruct
c. (Pual) to be made wise
d. (Hiphil) to make wise
e. (Hithpael) to show oneself wise, deceive, show one's wisdom
chakam, khaw-kam'; a primitive root, to be wise (in mind, word or act): — X exceeding, teach wisdom, be (make self, shew self) wise, deal (never so) wisely, make wiser.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Come on, let us deal H2449ly with them; lest they multiply, and it come to pass, that, when there falleth out any war, they join also unto our enemies, and fight against us, and so get them up out of the land.
O that they were H2449, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
For he was H2449r than all men; than Ethan the Ezrahite, and Heman, and Chalcol, and Darda, the sons of Mahol: and his fame was in all nations round about.
Great men are not always H2449: neither do the aged understand judgment.
Who H2449eth us more than the beasts of the earth, and maketh us H2449r than the fowls of heaven?
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making H2449 the simple.
Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming never so H2449ly.
To bind his princes at his pleasure; and H2449 his senators H2449.
Thou through thy commandments hast made me H2449r than mine enemies: for they are ever with me.
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be H2449: