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Lexicon :: Strong's H995 - biyn


bene (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 239

Outline of Biblical Usage
  1. to discern, understand, consider

    1. (Qal)

      1. to perceive, discern

      2. to understand, know (with the mind)

      3. to observe, mark, give heed to, distinguish, consider

      4. to have discernment, insight, understanding

    2. (Niphal) to be discerning, intelligent, discreet, have understanding

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to understand

      2. to cause to understand, give understanding, teach

    4. (Hithpolel) to show oneself discerning or attentive, consider diligently

    5. (Polel) to teach, instruct

  2. (TWOT) prudent, regard

KJV Translation Count — Total: 170x
The KJV translates Strongs H995 in the following manner: understand (62x), understanding (32x), consider (22x), prudent (8x), perceive (7x), regard (6x), discern (3x), instruct (3x), misc. (27x).
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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H995 matches the Hebrew בִּין (biyn ),
which occurs 170 times in 162 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 4 (Gen 41:33–Job 32:9)

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Tools specific to Gen 41:33

Gen 41:33

Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet H995 and wise, and set him over the land of Egypt.

Tools specific to Gen 41:39

Gen 41:39

And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasmuch as God hath shewed thee all this, there is none so discreet H995 and wise as thou art:

Tools specific to Deu 1:13

Deu 1:13

Take you wise men, and understanding, H995 and known among your tribes, and I will make them rulers over you.

Tools specific to Deu 4:6

Deu 4:6

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 H995 people.

Tools specific to Deu 32:7

Deu 32:7

Remember the days of old, consider H995 the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee.

Tools specific to Deu 32:10

Deu 32:10

He found him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed H995 him, he kept him as the apple of his eye.

Tools specific to Deu 32:29

Deu 32:29

O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider H995 their latter end!

Tools specific to 1Sa 3:8

1Sa 3:8

And the LORD called Samuel again the third time. And he arose and went to Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And Eli perceived H995 that the LORD had called the child.

Tools specific to 1Sa 16:18

1Sa 16:18

Then answered one of the servants, and said, Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite, that is cunning in playing, and a mighty valiant man, and a man of war, and prudent H995 in matters, and a comely person, and the LORD is with him.

Tools specific to 2Sa 12:19

2Sa 12:19

But when David saw that his servants whispered, David perceived H995 that the child was dead: therefore David said unto his servants, Is the child dead? And they said, He is dead.

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:9

1Ki 3:9

Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern H995 between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:11

1Ki 3:11

And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life; neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies; but hast asked for thyself understanding H995 to discern judgment;

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:12

1Ki 3:12

Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding H995 heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.

Tools specific to 1Ki 3:21

1Ki 3:21

And when I rose in the morning to give my child suck, behold, it was dead: but when I had considered H995 it in the morning, behold, it was not my son, which I did bear.

Tools specific to 1Ch 15:22

1Ch 15:22

And Chenaniah, chief of the Levites, was for song: he instructed about the song, because he was skilful. H995

Tools specific to 1Ch 25:7

1Ch 25:7

So the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in the songs of the LORD, even all that were cunning, H995 was two hundred fourscore and eight.

Tools specific to 1Ch 25:8

1Ch 25:8

And they cast lots, ward against ward, as well the small as the great, the teacher H995 as the scholar.

Tools specific to 1Ch 27:32

1Ch 27:32

Also Jonathan David's uncle was a counsellor, a wise H995 man, and a scribe: and Jehiel the son of Hachmoni was with the king's sons:

Tools specific to 1Ch 28:9

1Ch 28:9

And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the LORD searcheth all hearts, and understandeth H995 all the imaginations of the thoughts: if thou seek him, he will be found of thee; but if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.

Tools specific to 2Ch 11:23

2Ch 11:23

And he dealt wisely, H995 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.

Tools specific to 2Ch 26:5

2Ch 26:5

And he sought God in the days of Zechariah, who had understanding H995 in the visions of God: and as long as he sought the LORD, God made him to prosper.

Tools specific to 2Ch 34:12

2Ch 34:12

And the men did the work faithfully: and the overseers of them were Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites, of the sons of Merari; and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathites, to set it forward; and other of the Levites, all that could skill H995 of instruments of musick.

Tools specific to 2Ch 35:3

2Ch 35:3

And said unto the Levites that taught H995 all Israel, which were holy unto the LORD, Put the holy ark in the house which Solomon the son of David king of Israel did build; it shall not be a burden upon your shoulders: serve now the LORD your God, and his people Israel,

Tools specific to Ezr 8:15

Ezr 8:15

And I gathered them together to the river that runneth to Ahava; and there abode we in tents three days: and I viewed H995 the people, and the priests, and found there none of the sons of Levi.

Tools specific to Ezr 8:16

Ezr 8:16

Then sent I for Eliezer, for Ariel, for Shemaiah, and for Elnathan, and for Jarib, and for Elnathan, and for Nathan, and for Zechariah, and for Meshullam, chief men; also for Joiarib, and for Elnathan, men of understanding. H995

Tools specific to Neh 8:2

Neh 8:2

And Ezra the priest brought the law before the congregation both of men and women, and all that could hear with understanding, H995 upon the first day of the seventh month.

Tools specific to Neh 8:3

Neh 8:3

And he read therein before the street that was before the water gate from the morning until midday, before the men and the women, and those that could understand; H995 and the ears of all the people were attentive unto the book of the law.

Tools specific to Neh 8:7

Neh 8:7

Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand H995 the law: and the people stood in their place.

Tools specific to Neh 8:8

Neh 8:8

So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand H995 the reading.

Tools specific to Neh 8:9

Neh 8:9

And Nehemiah, which is the Tirshatha, and Ezra the priest the scribe, and the Levites that taught H995 the people, said unto all the people, This day is holy unto the LORD your God; mourn not, nor weep. For all the people wept, when they heard the words of the law.

Tools specific to Neh 8:12

Neh 8:12

And all the people went their way to eat, and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great mirth, because they had understood H995 the words that were declared unto them.

Tools specific to Neh 10:28

Neh 10:28

And the rest of the people, the priests, the Levites, the porters, the singers, the Nethinims, and all they that had separated themselves from the people of the lands unto the law of God, their wives, their sons, and their daughters, every one having knowledge, and having understanding; H995

Tools specific to Neh 13:7

Neh 13:7

And I came to Jerusalem, and understood H995 of the evil that Eliashib did for Tobiah, in preparing him a chamber in the courts of the house of God.

Tools specific to Job 6:24

Job 6:24

Teach me, and I will hold my tongue: and cause me to understand H995 wherein I have erred.

Tools specific to Job 6:30

Job 6:30

Is there iniquity in my tongue? cannot my taste discern H995 perverse things?

Tools specific to Job 9:11

Job 9:11

Lo, he goeth by me, and I see him not: he passeth on also, but I perceive H995 him not.

Tools specific to Job 11:11

Job 11:11

For he knoweth vain men: he seeth wickedness also; will he not then consider H995 it?

Tools specific to Job 13:1

Job 13:1

Lo, mine eye hath seen all this, mine ear hath heard and understood H995 it.

Tools specific to Job 14:21

Job 14:21

His sons come to honour, and he knoweth it not; and they are brought low, but he perceiveth H995 it not of them.

Tools specific to Job 15:9

Job 15:9

What knowest thou, that we know not? what understandest H995 thou, which is not in us?

Tools specific to Job 18:2

Job 18:2

How long will it be ere ye make an end of words? mark, H995 and afterwards we will speak.

Tools specific to Job 23:5

Job 23:5

I would know the words which he would answer me, and understand H995 what he would say unto me.

Tools specific to Job 23:8

Job 23:8

Behold, I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive H995 him:

Tools specific to Job 23:15

Job 23:15

Therefore am I troubled at his presence: when I consider, H995 I am afraid of him.

Tools specific to Job 26:14

Job 26:14

Lo, these are parts of his ways: but how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand? H995

Tools specific to Job 28:23

Job 28:23

God understandeth H995 the way thereof, and he knoweth the place thereof.

Tools specific to Job 30:20

Job 30:20

I cry unto thee, and thou dost not hear me: I stand up, and thou regardest H995 me not.

Tools specific to Job 31:1

Job 31:1

I made a covenant with mine eyes; why then should I think H995 upon a maid?

Tools specific to Job 32:8

Job 32:8

But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty giveth them understanding. H995

Tools specific to Job 32:9

Job 32:9

Great men are not always wise: neither do the aged understand H995 judgment.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 41:33–Job 32:9

2. Job 32:12–Pro 17:28

3. Pro 18:15–Dan 9:23

4. Dan 10:1–Mic 4:12

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