שׂכל שׂכל 


sekel; seh'-kel or sekel



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 7919

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2263a

KJV Translation Count — 16x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: understanding (7), wisdom (3), wise (1), prudence (1), knowledge (1), sense (1), discretion (1), policy (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. prudence, insight, understanding
a. prudence, good sense
b. insight, understanding
c. cunning, craft (bad sense)

Strong's Definitions

sekel, seh'-kel; or sekel, say'-kel; from 7919; intelligence; by implication, success: — discretion, knowledge, policy, prudence, sense, understanding, wisdom, wise.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Now the name of the man was Nabal; and the name of his wife Abigail: and she was a woman of good H7922, and of a beautiful countenance: but the man was churlish and evil in his doings; and he was of the house of Caleb.


Only the LORD give thee H7922 and H7922, and give thee charge concerning Israel, that thou mayest keep the law of the LORD thy God.


And the lot eastward fell to Shelemiah. Then for Zechariah his son, a H7922 counseller, they cast lots; and his lot came out northward.


Huram said moreover, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who hath given to David the king a H7922 son, endued with H7922 and H7922, that might build an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.


And Hezekiah spake comfortably unto all the Levites that taught the good H7922 of the LORD: and they did eat throughout the feast seven days, offering peace offerings, and making confession to the LORD God of their fathers.


And by the good hand of our God upon us they brought us a man of H7922, of the sons of Mahli, the son of Levi, the son of Israel; and Sherebiah, with his sons and his brethren, eighteen;


So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the H7922, and caused them to understand the reading.


For thou hast hid their heart from H7922: therefore shalt thou not exalt them.


The fear of the LORD is the beginning of H7922: a good H7922 have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth for ever.


So shalt thou find favour and good H7922 in the sight of God and man.