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Lexicon :: Strong's H7919 - sakal

שָׂכַל
Transliteration
sakal
Pronunciation
sä·kal' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2263,2264

Strong’s Definitions

שָׂכַל sâkal, saw-kal'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, make or act) circumspect and hence, intelligent:—consider, expert, instruct, prosper, (deal) prudent(-ly), (give) skill(-ful), have good success, teach, (have, make to) understand(-ing), wisdom, (be, behave self, consider, make) wise(-ly), guide wittingly.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 63x

The KJV translates Strong's H7919 in the following manner: understand (12x), wise (12x), prosper (8x), wisely (6x), understanding (5x), consider (4x), instruct (3x), prudent (2x), skill (2x), teach (2x), miscellaneous (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 63x
The KJV translates Strong's H7919 in the following manner: understand (12x), wise (12x), prosper (8x), wisely (6x), understanding (5x), consider (4x), instruct (3x), prudent (2x), skill (2x), teach (2x), miscellaneous (7x).
  1. to be prudent, be circumspect, wisely understand, prosper

    1. (Qal) to be prudent, be circumspect

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to look at or upon, have insight

      2. to give attention to, consider, ponder, be prudent

      3. to have insight, have comprehension

        1. insight, comprehension (subst)

      4. to cause to consider, give insight, teach

        1. the teachers, the wise

      5. to act circumspectly, act prudently, act wisely

      6. to prosper, have success

      7. to cause to prosper

  2. (Piel) to lay crosswise, cross (hands)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׂכַל sâkal, saw-kal'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, make or act) circumspect and hence, intelligent:—consider, expert, instruct, prosper, (deal) prudent(-ly), (give) skill(-ful), have good success, teach, (have, make to) understand(-ing), wisdom, (be, behave self, consider, make) wise(-ly), guide wittingly.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7919 matches the Hebrew שָׂכַל (sakal),
which occurs 84 times in 62 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 3:6–Jer 20:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:6 - When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, H7919 she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:14 - But Israel stretched out his right hand and laid it on the head of Ephraim, who was the younger, and his left hand on Manasseh’s head, [fn]crossing H7919 his hands, [fn]although Manasseh was the firstborn.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:9 - “So keep the words of this covenant to do them, that you may prosper H7919 in all that you do.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:29 - “Would that they were wise, that they understood H7919 this,
That they would discern their [fn]future!
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:7 - “Only be strong and very courageous; [fn]be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so that you may [fn]have H7919 success H7919 wherever you go.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:8 - “This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may [fn]be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will [fn]have H7919 success. H7919
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:5 - So David went out wherever Saul sent him, and [fn]prospered; H7919 and Saul set him over the men of war. And it was pleasing in the sight of all the people and also in the sight of Saul’s servants.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:14 - David was [fn]prospering H7919 in all his ways for the LORD was with him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:15 - When Saul saw that he was [fn]prospering H7919 greatly, he dreaded him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 18:30 - Then the commanders of the Philistines went out to battle, and it happened as often as they went out, that David behaved H7919 himself more wisely H7919 than all the servants of Saul. So his name was highly esteemed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:3 - “Keep the charge of the LORD your God, to walk in His ways, to keep His statutes, His commandments, His ordinances, and His testimonies, according to what is written in the Law of Moses, that you may succeed H7919 in all that you do and wherever you turn,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:7 - And the LORD was with him; wherever he went he prospered. H7919 And he rebelled against the king of Assyria and did not serve him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:19 - “All this,said David, “the LORD made me understand H7919 in writing by His hand upon me, all the [fn]details of this pattern.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:22 - Then Hezekiah spoke [fn]encouragingly to all the Levites who showed H7919 good insight in the things of the LORD. So they ate for the appointed seven days, sacrificing peace offerings and giving thanks to the LORD God of their fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:13 - Then on the second day the heads of fathers’ households of all the people, the priests and the Levites were gathered to Ezra the scribe that they might gain H7919 insight H7919 into the words of the law.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:20 - “You gave Your good Spirit to instruct H7919 them,
Your manna You did not withhold from their mouth,
And You gave them water for their thirst.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:2 - “Can a vigorous man be of use to God,
Or a wise H7919 man be useful to himself?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:27 - Because they turned aside from following Him,
And had H7919 no regard H7919 for any of His ways;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:35 - ‘Job speaks without knowledge,
And his words are without wisdom. H7919
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 2:10 - Now therefore, O kings, show H7919 discernment; H7919
Take warning, O [fn]judges of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 14:2 - The LORD has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men
To see if there are any who [fn]understand, H7919
Who seek after God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:8 - I will instruct H7919 you and teach you in the way which you should go;
I will counsel you with My eye upon you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 36:3 - The words of his mouth are wickedness and deceit;
He has ceased to [fn]be wise H7919 and to do good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 41:1 - For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
How blessed is he who considers H7919 the [fn]helpless;
The LORD will deliver him in a day of [fn]trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 53:2 - God has looked down from heaven upon the sons of men
To see if there is anyone who [fn]understands, H7919
Who seeks after God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:9 - Then all men [fn]will fear,
And they [fn]will declare the work of God,
And [fn]will consider H7919 [fn]what He has done.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:8 - Pay heed, you senseless among the people;
And when will you understand, H7919 stupid ones?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 101:2 - I will [fn]give H7919 heed H7919 to the [fn]blameless way.
When will You come to me?
I will walk within my house in the [fn]integrity of my heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:7 - Our fathers in Egypt did not understand H7919 Your [fn]wonders;
They did not remember [fn]Your abundant kindnesses,
But rebelled by the sea, at the [fn]Red Sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:99 - I have more insight H7919 than all my teachers,
For Your testimonies are my meditation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:3 - To receive instruction in wise H7919 behavior, H7919
Righteousness, justice and equity;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:5 - He who gathers in summer is a son who acts H7919 wisely, H7919
But he who sleeps in harvest is a son who acts shamefully.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:19 - When there are many words, transgression is unavoidable,
But he who restrains his lips is wise. H7919
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:35 - The king’s favor is toward a servant who acts H7919 wisely, H7919
But his anger is toward him who acts shamefully.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:24 - The path of life leads upward for the wise H7919
That he may keep away from [fn]Sheol below.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:20 - He who gives H7919 attention H7919 to the word will find good,
And blessed is he who trusts in the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 16:23 - The heart of the wise instructs H7919 his mouth
And adds [fn]persuasiveness to his lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:2 - A servant who acts H7919 wisely H7919 will rule over a son who acts shamefully,
And will share in the inheritance among brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:8 - A bribe is a [fn]charm in the sight of its owner;
Wherever he turns, he prospers. H7919
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:14 - House and wealth are an inheritance from fathers,
But a prudent H7919 wife is from the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:11 - When the scoffer is punished, the [fn]naive becomes wise; H7919
But when the wise is instructed, H7919 he receives knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:12 - The righteous one considers H7919 the house of the wicked,
Turning the wicked to ruin.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:16 - A man who wanders from the way of understanding H7919
Will rest in the assembly of the [fn]dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:20 - That they may see and recognize,
And consider and gain H7919 insight H7919 as well,
That the hand of the LORD has done this,
And the Holy One of Israel has created it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:18 - They do not know, nor do they understand, for He has smeared over their eyes so that they cannot see and their hearts so that they cannot comprehend. H7919
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 52:13 - Behold, My servant will prosper, H7919
He will be high and lifted up and [fn]greatly exalted.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:15 - “Then I will give you shepherds after My own heart, who will feed you on knowledge and understanding. H7919
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:24 - but let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands H7919 and knows Me, that I am the LORD who exercises lovingkindness, justice and righteousness on earth; for I delight in these things,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:21 - For the shepherds have become stupid
And have not sought the LORD;
Therefore they have not prospered, H7919
And all their flock is scattered.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:11 - But the LORD is with me like a dread champion;
Therefore my persecutors will stumble and not prevail.
They will be utterly ashamed, because they have [fn]failed, H7919
With an everlasting disgrace that will not be forgotten.

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