18 occurrences in 13 translations

'Unwise' in the Bible

“Does the ear not put words to the test,Just as the palate tastes its food [distinguishing between the desirable and the undesirable]?

How you have counseled the unwiseand thoroughly explained the path to success!

For they made his spirit bitter, and he said unwise things.

Their wisdom is a crown to the wise, but their foolish behaviour is round the head of the unwise.

The heart of the man of good sense goes in search of knowledge, but foolish things are the food of the unwise.

Foolish behaviour is joy to the unwise; but a man of good sense makes his way straight.

Be not unwise with your mouth, and let not your heart be quick to say anything before God, because God is in heaven and you are on the earth--so let not the number of your words be great.

The sorrows of a travailing woman shall come upon him: he is an unwise son; for he should not stay long in the place of the breaking forth of children.

So then, because these things may not be doubted, it would be better for you to be quiet, and do nothing unwise.

I am debtor both to the Greeks, and to the Barbarians; both to the wise, and to the unwise.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

ἀνόητος 
Anoetos 
Usage: 5

ἄφρων 
Aphron 
Usage: 9

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain

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