230 occurrences

'Wise' in the Bible

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.

Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasmuch as God hath shewed thee all this, there is none so discreet and wise as thou art:

If thou afflict them in any wise, and they cry at all unto me, I will surely hear their cry;

And all the wise men, that wrought all the work of the sanctuary, came every man from his work which they made;

And the fat of the beast that dieth of itself, and the fat of that which is torn with beasts, may be used in any other use: but ye shall in no wise eat of it.

And if he that sanctified the field will in any wise redeem it, then he shall add the fifth part of the money of thy estimation unto it, and it shall be assured to him.

Speak unto Aaron and unto his sons, saying, On this wise ye shall bless the children of Israel, saying unto them,

So I took the chief of your tribes, wise men, and known, and made them heads over you, captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, and captains over fifties, and captains over tens, and officers among your tribes.

Keep therefore and do them; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the nations, which shall hear all these statutes, and say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.

Thou shalt not wrest judgment; thou shalt not respect persons, neither take a gift: for a gift doth blind the eyes of the wise, and pervert the words of the righteous.

Thou shalt in any wise set him king over thee, whom the LORD thy God shall choose: one from among thy brethren shalt thou set king over thee: thou mayest not set a stranger over thee, which is not thy brother.

His body shall not remain all night upon the tree, but thou shalt in any wise bury him that day; (for he that is hanged is accursed of God;) that thy land be not defiled, which the LORD thy God giveth thee for an inheritance.

But thou shalt in any wise let the dam go, and take the young to thee; that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest prolong thy days.

O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!

And ye, in any wise keep yourselves from the accursed thing, lest ye make yourselves accursed, when ye take of the accursed thing, and make the camp of Israel a curse, and trouble it.

Else if ye do in any wise go back, and cleave unto the remnant of these nations, even these that remain among you, and shall make marriages with them, and go in unto them, and they to you:

Her wise ladies answered her, yea, she returned answer to herself,

And they said, If ye send away the ark of the God of Israel, send it not empty; but in any wise return him a trespass offering: then ye shall be healed, and it shall be known to you why his hand is not removed from you.

And Joab sent to Tekoah, and fetched thence a wise woman, and said unto her, I pray thee, feign thyself to be a mourner, and put on now mourning apparel, and anoint not thyself with oil, but be as a woman that had a long time mourned for the dead:

To fetch about this form of speech hath thy servant Joab done this thing: and my lord is wise, according to the wisdom of an angel of God, to know all things that are in the earth.

Then cried a wise woman out of the city, Hear, hear; say, I pray you, unto Joab, Come near hither, that I may speak with thee.

Now therefore hold him not guiltless: for thou art a wise man, and knowest what thou oughtest to do unto him; but his hoar head bring thou down to the grave with blood.

Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.

Then spake the woman whose the living child was unto the king, for her bowels yearned upon her son, and she said, O my lord, give her the living child, and in no wise slay it. But the other said, Let it be neither mine nor thine, but divide it.

Then the king answered and said, Give her the living child, and in no wise slay it: she is the mother thereof.

And it came to pass, when Hiram heard the words of Solomon, that he rejoiced greatly, and said, Blessed be the LORD this day, which hath given unto David a wise son over this great people.

Then Pharaoh said unto him, But what hast thou lacked with me, that, behold, thou seekest to go to thine own country? And he answered, Nothing: howbeit let me go in any wise.

And the lot eastward fell to Shelemiah. Then for Zechariah his son, a wise counseller, they cast lots; and his lot came out northward.

Also Jonathan David's uncle was a counseller, a wise man, and a scribe: and Jehiel the son of Hachmoni was with the king's sons:

Huram said moreover, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who hath given to David the king a wise son, endued with prudence and understanding, that might build an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.

Then the king said to the wise men, which knew the times, (for so was the king's manner toward all that knew law and judgment:

And Haman told Zeresh his wife and all his friends every thing that had befallen him. Then said his wise men and Zeresh his wife unto him, If Mordecai be of the seed of the Jews, before whom thou hast begun to fall, thou shalt not prevail against him, but shalt surely fall before him.

He taketh the wise in their own craftiness: and the counsel of the froward is carried headlong.

He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and hath prospered?

For vain man would be wise, though man be born like a wild ass's colt.

Should a wise man utter vain knowledge, and fill his belly with the east wind?

Which wise men have told from their fathers, and have not hid it:

But as for you all, do ye return, and come now: for I cannot find one wise man among you.

Can a man be profitable unto God, as he that is wise may be profitable unto himself?

Hear my words, O ye wise men; and give ear unto me, ye that have knowledge.

Let men of understanding tell me, and let a wise man hearken unto me.

Men do therefore fear him: he respecteth not any that are wise of heart.

Be wise now therefore, O ye kings: be instructed, ye judges of the earth.

The words of his mouth are iniquity and deceit: he hath left off to be wise, and to do good.

Understand, ye brutish among the people: and ye fools, when will ye be wise?

Whoso is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the lovingkindness of the LORD.

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

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

Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.

If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself: but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.

He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.

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

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

The wise in heart shall be called prudent: and the sweetness of the lips increaseth learning.

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

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

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

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

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

בּינה 
Biynah 
Usage: 38

גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

חכּים 
Chakkiym (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 27

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

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