97 occurrences in 14 translations

'Wise' in the Bible

The wise sayings of Solomon, the son of David, king of Israel.

To learn wisdom and moral instruction, and to discern wise counsel.

for receiving wise instruction [in] righteousness, justice, and integrity;

To understand a proverb, and the interpretation; the words of the wise, and their dark sayings.

Wise purposes will be watching over you, and knowledge will keep you;

My son, keep good sense, and do not let wise purpose go from your eyes.

That you may exercise proper discrimination and discretion and your lips may guard and keep knowledge and the wise answer [to temptation].

I, wisdom, have made wise behaviour my near relation; I am seen to be the special friend of wise purposes.

Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate thee: rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee.

A man is praised because of his wise words, but the perverted mind will be despised.

Wise behaviour gets approval, but the way of the false is their destruction.

The crown of the wise is their riches: but the foolishness of fools is folly.

Wisdom has her resting-place in the mind of the wise, but she is not seen among the foolish.

The king's favour is toward a wise servant: but his wrath is against him that causeth shame.

The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.

The plans of the mind and orderly thinking belong to man, but from the Lord comes the [wise] answer of the tongue.

The wrath of a king is as messengers of death: but a wise man will pacify it.

The wise in any matter findeth good, And whoso is trusting in Jehovah, O his happiness.

A wise servant shall have rule over a son that causeth shame, and shall have part of the inheritance among the brethren.

A reproof entereth more into a wise man than an hundred stripes into a fool.

Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man of understanding.

He who willfully separates and estranges himself [from God and man] seeks his own desire and pretext to break out against all wise and sound judgment.

The words of a [discreet and wise] man's mouth are like deep waters [plenteous and difficult to fathom], and the fountain of skillful and godly Wisdom is like a gushing stream [sparkling, fresh, pure, and life-giving].

House and riches are the inheritance from fathers, but a wise, understanding, and prudent wife is from the Lord.

When blows overtake the man of pride, the simple will get sense; say sharp words to the wise, and knowledge will be made clear to him.

Prepare plans by consultation, And make war by wise guidance.

When the scorner is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.

A wise man scaleth the city of the mighty, and casteth down the strength of the confidence thereof.

Bow down thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thine heart unto my knowledge.

Have I not put in writing for you thirty sayings, with wise suggestions and knowledge,

Don't speak when a fool is listening, because he'll despise your wise words.

These things also belong to the wise. It is not good to have respect of persons in judgment.

These are more wise sayings of Solomon, copied out by the men of Hezekiah, king of Judah.

Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.

The legs of one who has no power of walking are hanging loose; so is a wise saying in the mouth of the foolish.

Like a thorn which goes up into the hand of a man overcome by drink, so is a wise saying in the mouth of a foolish man.

If a wise man contendeth with a foolish man, whether he rage or laugh, there is no rest.

Many crave and seek the ruler's favor, but the wise man [waits] for justice from the Lord.

There be four things which are little upon the earth, but they are exceeding wise:

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּינה 
Biynah 
Usage: 38

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

חכּים 
Chakkiym (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 27

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

חכמה 
Chokmah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 8

חכמות חכמות 
Chokmowth 
Usage: 5

חפץ 
Chaphets 
Usage: 10

טעם 
T@`em (Aramaic) 
Usage: 25

ידע 
Yada` 
Usage: 946

לבב 
Labab 
Usage: 5

מוּת 
Muwth 
die , dead , slay , death , surely , kill , dead man , dead body , in no wise ,
Usage: 839

משׂכּית 
Maskiyth 
Usage: 6

ערמה 
`ormah 
Usage: 5

פּקּח 
Piqqeach 
Usage: 2

קבר 
Qabar 
bury , buriers , in any wise
Usage: 133

רק 
Raq 
only, surely, nothing but, except, but, in any wise
Usage: 107

שׂכל 
Sakal 
Usage: 63

שׂכל שׂכל 
Sekel 
Usage: 16

תּשׁיּה תּוּשׁיּה 
Tuwshiyah 
Usage: 11

εἴδω 
Eido 
know , cannot tell , know how , wist , , see , behold , look , perceive , vr see , vr know
Usage: 519

εὔχομαι 
Euchomai 
wish , pray , can wish , I would
Usage: 7

μάγος 
Magos 
Usage: 6

οὕτω 
Houto 
so , thus , even so , on this wise , likewise , after this manner ,
Usage: 146

παντελής 
Panteles 
in no wise 9 , uttermost
Usage: 2

πάντως 
Pantos 
by all means , altogether , surely , must needs , no doubt , in no wise , at all
Usage: 8

σοφία 
Sophia 
Usage: 45

σοφίζω 
Sophizo 
Usage: 2

σοφός 
Sophos 
Usage: 19

συνίημι 
suniemi 
Usage: 14

φρόνησις 
Phronesis 
Usage: 2

φρόνιμος 
Phronimos 
Usage: 5

φρονίμως 
Phronimos 
Usage: 0



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