47 occurrences

'Foolish' in the Bible

They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God; they have provoked me to anger with their vanities; and I also will move them to jealousy with those who are not a people; I will provoke them to anger with foolish Gentiles.

But he said unto her, Thou hast spoken as any of the foolish women speak. What? Shall we receive good at the hand of God and shall we not receive evil? In all this Job did not sin with his lips.

It is certain that wrath kills the foolish man, and envy consumes the covetous one.

I have seen the foolish taking root, but at the same time I cursed his habitation.

The foolish (those who are governed by carnal thoughts or desires) shall not stand in thy sight; thou dost hate all workers of iniquity.

Deliver me from all my rebellions; do not make me the reproach of the foolish.

Remember this, that the enemy has spoken against the LORD and that the foolish people have blasphemed thy name.

A foolish woman is clamorous: she is simple and knows nothing.

The lips of the wise disperse wisdom, but the heart of the foolish does not so.

If a wise man contends with a foolish man, whether he rages or laughs, there is no rest.

Do not be hasty to condemn, neither be thou foolish: why should thou die in the midst of thy labours?

The labour of the foolish wearies all of them because they do not know how to go to the city.

And a highway shall be there and a way, and it shall be called The Way of Holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it; and for those in it there shall be someone to go with them, in such a manner that the foolish shall not err therein.

Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they have become foolish; for they do not know the way of the LORD nor the judgment of their God.

Hear now this, O foolish people and without heart, who have eyes and do not see; who have ears, and do not hear:

But they shall become altogether carnal and foolish. The stock is a doctrine of vanities.

thus hath the Lord GOD said: Woe unto the foolish prophets that follow their own spirit and have seen nothing!

And the LORD said unto me, Take unto thee yet the instruments of a foolish shepherd.

And every one that hears these words of mine and does not do them shall be likened unto a foolish man, who built his house upon the sand;

And five of them were prudent, and five were foolish.

Those that were foolish took their lamps and took no oil with them;

And the foolish said unto the prudent, Give us of your oil, for our lamps are going out.

Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the philosopher of this world? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?

O foolish Galatians, who has bewitched you that ye should not trust in the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ has been evidently set forth, crucified among you?

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
נבל 
Nabal 
Usage: 18

אויל 
'eviyl 
Usage: 26

אולי 
'eviliy 
Usage: 1

אוּלת 
'ivveleth 
Usage: 25

בּער 
Ba`ar 
Usage: 5

הלל 
Halal 
Usage: 165

יאל 
Ya'al 
Usage: 4

כּסיל 
K@ciyl 
Usage: 70

כּסילוּת 
K@ciyluwth 
Usage: 1

כּסל 
Kacal 
Usage: 1

נבל 
Nabel 
Usage: 25

סכל 
Cakal 
Usage: 8

סכל 
Cakal 
Usage: 7

שׂכלוּת סכלוּת 
Cikluwth 
Usage: 7

פּתאי פּתי פּתי 
P@thiy 
Usage: 19

תּפל 
Taphel 
Usage: 7

תּפלה 
Tiphlah 
Usage: 3

ἀνόητος 
Anoetos 
Usage: 5

ἀσύνετος 
Asunetos 
Usage: 3

ἀφροσύνη 
Aphrosune 
Usage: 3

ἄφρων 
Aphron 
Usage: 9

μωραίνω 
Moraino 
Usage: 2

μωρία 
Moria 
Usage: 5

μωρολογία 
Morologia 
Usage: 1

μωρός 
Moros 
Usage: 6