Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 2449

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 647b

KJV Translation Count — 137x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: wise (109), wise man (13), cunning (6), cunning men (4), subtil (1), unwise (2), wiser (2)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. wise, wise (man)
a. skilful (in technical work)
b. wise (in administration)
c. shrewd, crafty, cunning, wily, subtle
d. learned, shrewd (class of men)
e. prudent
f. wise (ethically and religiously)

Strong's Definitions

chakam, khaw-kawm'; from 2449; wise, (i.e. intelligent, skilful or artful): — cunning (man), subtil, ((un-)), wise((hearted), man).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the H2450 H2450 thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.


Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a H2450 discreet and H2450, and set him over the land of Egypt.


And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasmuch as God hath shewed thee all this, there is none so discreet and H2450 as thou art:


Then Pharaoh also called the H2450 H2450 and the sorcerers: now the magicians of Egypt, they also did in like H2450ner with their enchantH2450ts.


And thou shalt speak unto all that are H2450 hearted, whom I have filled with the spirit of wisdom, that they may make Aaron's garH2450ts to consecrate him, that he may minister unto me in the priest's office.


And I, behold, I have given with him Aholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan: and in the hearts of all that are H2450 hearted I have put wisdom, that they may make all that I have comH2450ded thee;


And every H2450 hearted among you shall come, and make all that the LORD hath comH2450ded;


And all the woH2450 that were H2450 hearted did spin with their hands, and brought that which they had spun, both of blue, and of purple, and of scarlet, and of fine linen.


Then wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every H2450 hearted H2450, in whom the LORD put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all H2450ner of work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that the LORD had comH2450ded.


And Moses called Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every H2450 hearted H2450, in whose heart the LORD had put wisdom, even every one whose heart stirred him up to come unto the work to do it: