Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3289

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 887a

KJV Translation Count — 88x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: counsel (79), counsels (2), purpose (2), advice (1), counsellors 582 (1), advisement (1), counsel <3289> 08799 (1), counsellor 376 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. counsel, advice, purpose

Strong's Definitions

`etsah, ay-tsaw'; from 3289; advice; by implication, plan; also prudence: — advice, advisement, counsel(l-(or)), purpose.

Concordance Results Using KJV

For they are a nation void of H6098, neither is there any understanding in them.


Behold, ye are all children of Israel; give here your H6098 and H6098.


And one told David, saying, Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom. And David said, O LORD, I pray thee, turn the H6098 of Ahithophel into foolishness.


But if thou return to the city, and say unto Absalom, I will be thy servant, O king; as I have been thy father's servant hitherto, so will I now also be thy servant: then mayest thou for me defeat the H6098 of Ahithophel.


Then said Absalom to Ahithophel, Give H6098 among you what we shall do.


And the H6098 of Ahithophel, which he H6098led in those days, was as if a man had inquired at the oracle of God: so was all the H6098 of Ahithophel both with David and with Absalom.


And Hushai said unto Absalom, The H6098 that Ahithophel hath given is not good at this time.


And Absalom and all the men of Israel said, The H6098 of Hushai the Archite is better than the H6098 of Ahithophel. For the LORD had appointed to defeat the good H6098 of Ahithophel, to the intent that the LORD might bring evil upon Absalom.


And when Ahithophel saw that his H6098 was not followed, he saddled his ass, and arose, and gat him home to his house, to his city, and put his household in order, and hanged himself, and died, and was buried in the sepulchre of his father.


Now therefore come, let me, I pray thee, give thee H6098, that thou mayest save thine own life, and the life of thy son Solomon.