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Lexicon :: Strong's G4680 - sophos

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σοφός
Transliteration
sophos (Key)
Pronunciation
so-fo's (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
Akin to saphes (clear)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 7:465,1056

Strong’s Definitions

σοφός sophós, sof-os'; akin to σαφής saphḗs (clear); wise (in a most general application):—wise. Compare G5429.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x

The KJV translates Strong's G4680 in the following manner: wise (22x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x
The KJV translates Strong's G4680 in the following manner: wise (22x).
  1. wise

    1. skilled, expert: of artificers

    2. wise, skilled in letters, cultivated, learned

      1. of the Greek philosophers and orators

      2. of Jewish theologians

      3. of Christian teachers

    3. forming the best plans and using the best means for their execution

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
σοφός sophós, sof-os'; akin to σαφής saphḗs (clear); wise (in a most general application):—wise. Compare G5429.
STRONGS NT 4680: σοφός
σοφός, σοφή, σοφόν (akin to σαφής and to the Latinsapio, sapiens, sapor, 'to have a taste', etc.; Curtius, § 628; (Vanicek, p. 991)), the Sept. for חָכָם; (from Theognis, Pindar, Aeschylus down); wise, i. e.
a. skilled, expert: εἰς τί, Romans 16:19; of artificers (cf. Grimm, Exeg. Hdbch. on Sap. (Wisdom 7:21), p. 151): ἀρχιτέκτων, 1 Corinthians 3:10; Isaiah 3:3 (δημιουργός, of God, Xenophon, mem. 1, 4, 7).
b. wise, i. e. skilled in letters, cultivated, learned: Romans 1:14, 22; of the Greek philosophers (and orators, see σοφία, a.), 1 Corinthians 1:19f, 26; 1 Corinthians 3:18f,(20); of the Jewish theologians, Matthew 11:25; Luke 10:21; of Christian teachers, Matthew 23:34.
c. wise in a practical sense, i. e. one who in action is governed by piety and integrity: Ephesians 5:15; James 3:13; and accordingly is a suitable person to settle private quarrels, 1 Corinthians 6:5.
d. wise in a philosophic sense, forming the best plans and using the best means for their execution: so of God, Romans 16:27, and Rec. in 1 Timothy 1:17; Jude 1:25; σοφώτερον, contains more wisdom, is more sagaciously thought out, 1 Corinthians 1:25.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Isaiah
3:3
Matthew
11:25; 23:34
Luke
10:21
Romans
1:14; 1:22; 16:19; 16:27
1 Corinthians
1:19; 1:25; 1:26; 3:10; 3:18; 6:5
Ephesians
5:15
1 Timothy
1:17
James
3:13
Jude
1:25

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4680 matches the Greek σοφός (sophos),
which occurs 23 times in 19 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:25 - At that [fn]time Jesus said, “I praise You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise G4680 and intelligent and have revealed them to infants.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:34 - “Therefore, behold, I am sending you prophets and wise G4680 men G4680 and scribes; some of them you will kill and crucify, and some of them you will scourge in your synagogues, and persecute from city to city,
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 10:21 - At that very [fn]time He rejoiced greatly in the Holy Spirit, and said, “I [fn]praise You, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that You have hidden these things from the wise G4680 and intelligent and have revealed them to infants. Yes, Father, for this way was well-pleasing in Your sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:14 - I am [fn]under obligation both to Greeks and to barbarians, both to the wise G4680 and to the foolish.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 1:22 - Professing to be wise, G4680 they became fools,
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 16:19 - For the report of your obedience has reached to all; therefore I am rejoicing over you, but I want you to be wise G4680 in what is good and innocent in what is evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 16:27 - to the only wise G4680 God, through Jesus Christ, be the glory forever. Amen.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:19 - For it is written,
“I WILL DESTROY THE WISDOM OF THE WISE G4680,
AND THE CLEVERNESS OF THE CLEVER I WILL SET ASIDE.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:20 - Where is the wise G4680 man? G4680 Where is the scribe? Where is the debater of this age? Has not God made foolish the wisdom of the world?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:25 - Because the foolishness of God is wiser G4680 than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:26 - For [fn]consider your calling, brethren, that there were not many wise G4680 according to [fn]the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 1:27 - but God has chosen the foolish things of the world to shame the wise, G4680 and God has chosen the weak things of the world to shame the things which are strong,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:10 - According to the grace of God which was given to me, like a wise G4680 master builder I laid a foundation, and another is building on it. But each man must be careful how he builds on it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:18 - Let no man deceive himself. If any man among you thinks that he is wise G4680 in this age, he must become foolish, so that he may become wise. G4680
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:19 - For the wisdom of this world is foolishness before God. For it is written, “He is THE ONE WHO CATCHES THE WISE G4680 IN THEIR CRAFTINESS”;
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 3:20 - and again, “THE LORD KNOWS THE REASONINGS of the wise, G4680 THAT THEY ARE USELESS.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 6:5 - I say this to your shame. Is it so, that there is not among you one wise G4680 man G4680 who will be able to decide between his brethren,
Unchecked Copy BoxEph 5:15 - Therefore [fn]be careful how you walk, not as unwise men but as wise, G4680
Unchecked Copy BoxJas 3:13 - Who among you is wise G4680 and understanding? Let him show by his good behavior his deeds in the gentleness of wisdom.
 
 
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