17 occurrences

'Discern' in the Bible

"Would that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would discern their future!

"Then your maidservant said, 'Please let the word of my lord the king be comforting, for as the angel of God, so is my lord the king to discern good and evil. And may the LORD your God be with you.'"

"So give Your servant an understanding heart to judge Your people to discern between good and evil. For who is able to judge this great people of Yours?"

"It stood still, but I could not discern its appearance; A form was before my eyes; There was silence, then I heard a voice:

"Is there injustice on my tongue? Cannot my palate discern calamities?

That you may take it to its territory And that you may discern the paths to its home?

To know wisdom and instruction, To discern the sayings of understanding,

Then you will discern righteousness and justice And equity and every good course.

"O naive ones, understand prudence; And, O fools, understand wisdom.

The mind of the hasty will discern the truth, And the tongue of the stammerers will hasten to speak clearly.

"Moreover, they shall teach My people the difference between the holy and the profane, and cause them to discern between the unclean and the clean.

"So you are to know and discern that from the issuing of a decree to restore and rebuild Jerusalem until Messiah the Prince there will be seven weeks and sixty-two weeks; it will be built again, with plaza and moat, even in times of distress.

"And in the morning, 'There will be a storm today, for the sky is red and threatening.' Do you know how to discern the appearance of the sky, but cannot discern the signs of the times?

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּין 
Biyn 
Usage: 169

נכר 
Nakar 
Usage: 49

שׁמע 
Shama` 
Usage: 1158

ἀνακρίνω 
Anakrino 
Usage: 16

διακρίνω 
Diakrino 
Usage: 16

διάκρισις 
Diakrisis 
Usage: 3

δοκιμάζω 
Dokimazo 
Usage: 20

κριτικός 
Kritikos 
Usage: 1



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