'Knew' in the Bible
Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they knew they were naked; so they sewed fig leaves together and made loincloths for themselves.
Adam was intimate with his wife Eve, and she conceived and gave birth to Cain. She said, “I have had a male child with the Lord’s help.”
Cain was intimate with his wife, and she conceived and gave birth to Enoch. Then Cain became the builder of a city, and he named the city Enoch after his son.
Adam was intimate with his wife again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth, for she said, “God has given me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him.”
When the dove came to him at evening, there was a plucked olive leaf in her beak. So Noah knew that the water on the earth’s surface had gone down.
But Onan knew that the offspring would not be his, so whenever he slept with his brother’s wife, he released his semen on the ground so that he would not produce offspring for his brother.
No prophet has arisen again in Israel like Moses, whom the Lord knew face to face.
All Israel from Dan to Beer-sheba knew that Samuel was a confirmed prophet of the Lord.
Everyone who knew him previously and saw him prophesy with the prophets asked each other, “What has happened to the son of Kish? Is Saul also among the prophets?”
Then Saul threw his spear at Jonathan to kill him, so he knew that his father was determined to kill David.
He did not know anything; only Jonathan and David knew the arrangement.
Then the king ordered the guards standing by him, “Turn and kill the priests of the Lord because they sided with David. For they knew he was fleeing, but they didn’t tell me.” But the king’s servants would not lift a hand to execute the priests of the Lord.
Then David said to Abiathar, “I knew that Doeg the Edomite was there that day and that he was sure to report to Saul. I myself am responsible for the lives of everyone in your father’s family.
So David sent out spies and knew for certain that Saul had come.
So David took the spear and the water jug by Saul’s head, and they went their way. No one saw them, no one knew, and no one woke up; they all remained asleep because a deep sleep from the Lord came over them.
Then Saul asked her, “What does he look like?”“An old man is coming up,” she replied. “He’s wearing a robe.” Then Saul knew that it was Samuel, and he bowed his face to the ground and paid homage.
So I stood over him and killed him because I knew that after he had fallen he couldn’t survive. I took the crown that was on his head and the armband that was on his arm, and I’ve brought them here to my lord.”
Then David knew that the Lord had established him as king over Israel and had exalted his kingdom for the sake of His people Israel.
When Joab was besieging the city, he put Uriah in the place where he knew the best enemy soldiers were.
Two hundred men from Jerusalem went with Absalom. They had been invited and were going innocently, for they knew nothing about the whole matter.
From the Issacharites, who understood the times and knew what Israel should do: 200 chiefs with all their relatives under their command.
Then David knew that the Lord had established him as king over Israel and that his kingdom had been exalted for the sake of His people Israel.
When our enemies heard that we knew their scheme and that God had frustrated it, every one of us returned to his own work on the wall.
You performed signs and wonders against Pharaoh,all his officials, and all the people of his land,for You knew how arrogantly they treated our ancestors.You made a name for Yourselfthat endures to this day.
The wise man has eyes in his head,but the fool walks in darkness.Yet I also knew that one fate comes to them both.
Before I knew it,my desire put meamong the chariots of my noble people.
They have been created now, and not long ago;you have not heard of them before today,so you could not claim, ‘I already knew them!’
You have never heard; you have never known;For a long time your ears have not been open.For I knew that you were very treacherous,and were known as a rebel from birth.
He was despised and rejected by men,a man of suffering who knew what sickness was.He was like someone people turned away from;He was despised, and we didn’t value Him.
The priests quit asking, “Where is the Lord?”The experts in the law no longer knew Me,and the rulers rebelled against Me.The prophets prophesied by Baaland followed useless idols.
The Lord informed me, so I knew.Then You helped me to see their deeds,
“Then my cousin Hanamel came to the guard’s courtyard as the Lord had said and urged me, ‘Please buy my field in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin, for you own the right of inheritance and redemption. Buy it for yourself.’ Then I knew that this was the word of the Lord.
On the second day after he had killed Gedaliah, when no one knew yet,
However, all the men who knew that their wives were burning incense to other gods, all the women standing by—a great assembly—and all the people who were living in the land of Egypt at Pathros answered Jeremiah,
“But you his successor, Belshazzar, have not humbled your heart, even though you knew all this.
It was I who taught Ephraim to walk,taking them in My arms,but they never knew that I healed them.
I knew you in the wilderness,in the land of drought.
Then the men were even more afraid and said to him, “What is this you’ve done?” The men knew he was fleeing from the Lord’s presence, because he had told them.
He prayed to the Lord: “Please, Lord, isn’t this what I said while I was still in my own country? That’s why I fled toward Tarshish in the first place. I knew that You are a merciful and compassionate God, slow to become angry, rich in faithful love, and One who relents from sending disaster.
It was annulled on that day, and so the afflicted of the flock who were watching me knew that it was the word of the Lord.
Then I will announce to them, ‘I never knew you! Depart from Me, you lawbreakers!’
When the chief priests and the Pharisees heard His parables, they knew He was speaking about them.
“But his master replied to him, ‘You evil, lazy slave! If you knew that I reap where I haven’t sown and gather where I haven’t scattered,
For he knew they had handed Him over because of envy.
and He healed many who were sick with various diseases and drove out many demons. But He would not permit the demons to speak, because they knew Him.
Because they knew He had said this parable against them, they were looking for a way to arrest Him, but they were afraid of the crowd. So they left Him and went away.
For he knew it was because of envy that the chief priests had handed Him over.
Also, demons were coming out of many, shouting and saying, “You are the Son of God!” But He rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew He was the Messiah.
But He knew their thoughts and told the man with the paralyzed hand, “Get up and stand here.” So he got up and stood there.
They started laughing at Him, because they knew she was dead.
And that slave who knew his master’s will and didn’t prepare himself or do it will be severely beaten.
“He told him, ‘I will judge you by what you have said, you evil slave! If you knew I was a tough man, collecting what I didn’t deposit and reaping what I didn’t sow,
saying, “If you knew this day what would bring peace—but now it is hidden from your eyes.
Then the scribes and the chief priests looked for a way to get their hands on Him that very hour, because they knew He had told this parable against them, but they feared the people.
But all who knew Him, including the women who had followed Him from Galilee, stood at a distance, watching these things.
When the chief servant tasted the water (after it had become wine), he did not know where it came from—though the servants who had drawn the water knew. He called the groom
Jesus, however, would not entrust Himself to them, since He knew them all
and because He did not need anyone to testify about man; for He Himself knew what was in man.
When Jesus knew that the Pharisees heard He was making and baptizing more disciples than John
Jesus answered, “If you knew the gift of God, and who is saying to you, ‘Give Me a drink,’ you would ask Him, and He would give you living water.”
When Jesus saw him lying there and knew he had already been there a long time, He said to him, “Do you want to get well?”
He asked this to test him, for He Himself knew what He was going to do.
Therefore, when Jesus knew that they were about to come and take Him by force to make Him king, He withdrew again to the mountain by Himself.
The next day, the crowd that had stayed on the other side of the sea knew there had been only one boat. They also knew that Jesus had not boarded the boat with His disciples, but that His disciples had gone off alone.
But there are some among you who don’t believe.” (For Jesus knew from the beginning those who would not believe and the one who would betray Him.)
Then they asked Him, “Where is Your Father?”“You know neither Me nor My Father,” Jesus answered. “If you knew Me, you would also know My Father.”
The chief priests and the Pharisees had given orders that if anyone knew where He was, he should report it so they could arrest Him.
Before the Passover Festival, Jesus knew that His hour had come to depart from this world to the Father. Having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the end.
Jesus knew that the Father had given everything into His hands, that He had come from God, and that He was going back to God.
For He knew who would betray Him. This is why He said, “You are not all clean.”
None of those reclining at the table knew why He told him this.
Jesus knew they wanted to question Him, so He said to them, “Are you asking one another about what I said, ‘A little while and you will not see Me; again a little while and you will see Me’?
Judas, who betrayed Him, also knew the place, because Jesus often met there with His disciples.
After this, when Jesus knew that everything was now accomplished that the Scripture might be fulfilled, He said, “I’m thirsty!”
“Come and have breakfast,” Jesus told them. None of the disciples dared ask Him, “Who are You?” because they knew it was the Lord.
Since he was a prophet, he knew that God had sworn an oath to him to seat one of his descendants on his throne.
When they observed the boldness of Peter and John and realized that they were uneducated and untrained men, they were amazed and recognized that they had been with Jesus.
Paul wanted Timothy to go with him, so he took him and circumcised him because of the Jews who were in those places, since they all knew that his father was a Greek.
This man had been instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in spirit, he spoke and taught the things about Jesus accurately, although he knew only John’s baptism.
For though they knew God, they did not glorify Him as God or show gratitude. Instead, their thinking became nonsense, and their senseless minds were darkened.
None of the rulers of this age knew this wisdom, for if they had known it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory.