bee-naw' or (plural)

Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 995

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 239b

KJV Translation Count — 38x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: understanding (32), wisdom (2), knowledge (1), meaning (1), perfectly (1), understand (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. understanding, discernment
a. act
b. faculty
c. object
d. personified

Strong's Definitions

biynah, bee-naw'; from 995; understanding: — knowledge, meaning, X perfectly, understanding, wisdom.

Concordance Results Using KJV

Keep therefore and do them; for this is your H998 and your H998 in the sight of the nations, which shall hear all these statutes, and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and H998 people.


And of the children of Issachar, which were men that had H998 of the times, to know what Israel ought to do; the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brethren were at their commandment.


Only the LORD give thee H998 and H998, and give thee charge concerning Israel, that thou mayest keep the law of the LORD thy God.


Huram said moreover, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who hath given to David the king a wise son, endued with prudence and H998, that might build an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.


And now I have sent a cunning man, endued with H998, of Huram my father's,


I have heard the check of my reproach, and the spirit of my H998 causeth me to answer.


But where shall H998 be found? and where is the place of H998?


Whence then cometh H998? and where is the place of H998?


And unto man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is H998; and to depart from evil is H998.


If now thou hast H998, hear this: hearken to the voice of my words.