Wisely in the Bible (69 instances)

69 occurrences in 14 translations

'Wisely' in the Bible

And Israel putteth out his right hand, and placeth it upon the head of Ephraim, who is the younger, and his left hand upon the head of Manasseh; he hath guided his hands wisely, for Manasseh is the first-born.

Come on, let us deal wisely with them; lest they multiply, and it come to pass, that, when there falleth out any war, they join also unto our enemies, and fight against us, and so get them up out of the land.

Therefore keep the words of this covenant and do them, that you may deal wisely and prosper in all that you do.

If they were wise -- They deal wisely with this; They attend to their latter end:

Only, be strong and very courageous, to observe to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded thee; thou dost not turn aside from it right or left, so that thou dost act wisely in every place whither thou goest;

the book of this law doth not depart out of thy mouth, and thou hast meditated in it by day and by night, so that thou dost observe to do according to all that is written in it, for then thou dost cause thy way to prosper, and then thou dost act wisely.

And David went out whithersoever Saul sent him, and behaved himself wisely: and Saul set him over the men of war, and he was accepted in the sight of all the people, and also in the sight of Saul's servants.

And David behaved himself wisely in all his ways; and the LORD was with him.

Wherefore when Saul saw that he behaved himself very wisely, he was afraid of him.

Then the princes of the Philistines went forth: and it came to pass, after they went forth, that David behaved himself more wisely than all the servants of Saul; so that his name was much set by.

So the woman replied, "Watch this! His head will be thrown to you over the city wall." Then the woman wisely went back to her people. They cut off the head of Bichri's son Sheba and threw it out to Joab, so Joab sounded his battle trumpet and they withdrew from the city. Everybody went back home and Joab returned to the king at Jerusalem.

and kept the charge of Jehovah thy God, to walk in His ways, to keep His statutes, His commands, and His judgments, and His testimonies, as it is written in the law of Moses, so that thou dost wisely all that thou dost, and whithersoever thou turnest,

And Jehovah hath been with him, in every place where he goeth out he acteth wisely, and he rebelleth against the king of Asshur, and hath not served him;

And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries of Judah and Benjamin, unto every fenced city: and he gave them victual in abundance. And he desired many wives.

And on the second day have been gathered heads of the fathers of all the people, the priests, and the Levites, unto Ezra the scribe, even to act wisely concerning the words of the law.

'And Thy good Spirit Thou hast given, to cause them to act wisely; and Thy manna Thou hast not withheld from their mouth, and water Thou hast given to them for their thirst,

Because that against right They have turned aside from after Him, And none of His ways have considered wisely,

Therefore, kings, act wisely! Earthly rulers, be warned!

The Lord looked down from heaven upon the children of men to see if there were any who understood, dealt wisely, and sought after God, inquiring for and of Him and requiring Him [of vital necessity].

The words of his mouth are malicious and deceptive; he has stopped acting wisely and doing good.

To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. O the happiness of him Who is acting wisely unto the poor, In a day of evil doth Jehovah deliver him.

My mouth will speak wisely, and I will understand what I think about.

Which will not hearken to the voice of charmers, charming never so wisely.

And all men shall fear, and shall declare the work of God; for they shall wisely consider of his doing.

Consider, ye brutish among the people, And ye foolish, when do ye act wisely?

I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O when wilt thou come unto me? I will walk within my house with a perfect heart.

Our fathers in Egypt, Have not considered wisely Thy wonders, They have not remembered The abundance of Thy kind acts, And provoke by the sea, at the sea of Suph.

Above all my teachers I have acted wisely. For Thy testimonies are my meditation.

In the multitude of words there wanteth not transgression; but he that restraineth his lips doeth wisely.

The king's favor is toward a servant who acts wisely, But his anger is toward him who acts shamefully.

He that handleth a matter wisely shall find good: and whoso trusteth in the LORD, happy is he.

A servant who acts wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully, And will share in the inheritance among brothers.

The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked: but God overthroweth the wicked for their wickedness.

I explored with my mind how to stimulate my body with wine while my mind was guiding me wisely, and how to take hold of folly, until I could see what good there is for the sons of men to do under heaven the few years of their lives.

And who knoweth whether he is wise or foolish? yet he doth rule over all my labour that I have laboured at, and that I have done wisely under the sun! this also is vanity.

What have the wise more than the foolish? and what has the poor man by walking wisely before the living?

Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? for thou dost not inquire wisely concerning this.

So that they see, and know, And regard, and act wisely together, For the hand of Jehovah hath done this, And the Holy One of Israel hath prepared it.

They have not known, nor do they understand, For He hath daubed their eyes from seeing, Their heart from acting wisely.

See, My servant will act wisely; He will be raised and lifted up and greatly exalted.

And Jehovah is with me, as a terrible mighty one, Therefore my persecutors stumble and prevail not, They have been exceedingly ashamed, For they have not acted wisely, Confusion age-during is not forgotten.

"The days are coming"-[this is] the Lord's declaration-"when I will raise up a righteous Branch of David. He will reign wisely as king and administer justice and righteousness in the land.

as it is written in the law of Moses, all this evil hath come upon us, and we have not appeased the face of Jehovah our God to turn back from our iniquities, and to act wisely in Thy truth.

And he giveth understanding, and speaketh with me, and saith, 'O Daniel, now I have come forth to cause thee to consider understanding wisely;

And thou dost know, and dost consider wisely, from the going forth of the word to restore and to build Jerusalem till Messiah the Leader is seven weeks, and sixty and two weeks: the broad place hath been built again, and the rampart, even in the distress of the times.

Purify themselves, yea, make themselves white, yea, refined are many: and the wicked have done wickedly, and none of the wicked understand, and those acting wisely do understand;

When Jesus saw how wisely the man answered, he told him, "You are not far from the kingdom of God." After that, no one dared to ask him another question.

And the lord commended the unjust steward, because he had done wisely: for the children of this world are in their generation wiser than the children of light.

For I say, through the grace that was given to me, to every one who is among you, not to think above what it behoveth to think; but to think so as to think wisely, as to each God did deal a measure of faith,

A deacon must be true to his one wife, and rule his children and his own household wisely and well.

For those who have filled the deacon's office wisely and well, are already gaining for themselves an honourable standing, and are acquiring great freedom of speech in proclaiming the faith which rests on Christ Jesus.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּאל 
Ga'al 
Usage: 104

חכּים 
Chakkiym (Aramaic) 
Usage: 14

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 27

חכם 
Chakam 
Usage: 137

חכמה 
Chokmah 
Usage: 149

חכמות חכמות 
Chokmowth 
Usage: 5

לבב 
Labab 
Usage: 5

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

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

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

σοφίζω 
Sophizo 
Usage: 2

σοφός 
Sophos 
Usage: 19

συνίημι 
suniemi 
Usage: 14

φρόνιμος 
Phronimos 
Usage: 5

φρονίμως 
Phronimos 
Usage: 0



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