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Lexicon :: Strong's G5429 - phronimos

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φρόνιμος
Transliteration
phronimos (Key)
Pronunciation
fron'-ee-mos
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:220,1277

Strong’s Definitions

φρόνιμος phrónimos, fron'-ee-mos; from G5424; thoughtful, i.e. sagacious or discreet (implying a cautious character; while G4680 denotes practical skill or acumen; and G4908 indicates rather intelligence or mental acquirement); in a bad sense conceited (also in the comparative):—wise(-r).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's G5429 in the following manner: wise (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's G5429 in the following manner: wise (14x).
  1. intelligent, wise

  2. prudent, i.e. mindful of one's interests

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φρόνιμος phrónimos, fron'-ee-mos; from G5424; thoughtful, i.e. sagacious or discreet (implying a cautious character; while G4680 denotes practical skill or acumen; and G4908 indicates rather intelligence or mental acquirement); in a bad sense conceited (also in the comparative):—wise(-r).
STRONGS NT 5429: φρόνιμος
φρόνιμος, φρόνιμον (φρονέω);
a. intelligent, wise (so A. V. uniformly): 1 Corinthians 10:15; opposed to μωρός, 1 Corinthians 4:10; opposed to Ἄφρον, 2 Corinthians 11:19; φρόνιμος παῥ ἑαυτῷ, one who deems himself wise (A. V. wise in one's own conceits), Romans 11:25; Romans 12:16, (Proverbs 3:7).
b. prudent, i. e. mindful of one's interests: Matthew 10:16; Matthew 24:45; Luke 12:42; opposed to μωρός, Matthew 7:24 (cf. Matthew 7:26); Matthew 25:2,4,8f comparitive φρονιμώτερος, Luke 16:8. (From Sophocles, Xenophon, Plato down; the Sept. for נָבון, חָכָם, מֵבִין.) (Synonym: see σοφός, at the end.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Proverbs
3:7
Matthew
7:24; 7:26; 10:16; 24:45; 25:2; 25:4; 25:8
Luke
12:42; 16:8
Romans
11:25; 12:16
1 Corinthians
4:10; 10:15
2 Corinthians
11:19

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5429 matches the Greek φρόνιμος (phronimos),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 7:24 - “Therefore, everyone who hears these words of Mine, and [fn]acts on them, will be like a wise G5429 man who built his house on the rock.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 10:16 - “Behold, I am sending you out as sheep in the midst of wolves; so be as wary G5429 as serpents, and as innocent as doves.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 24:45 - “Who then is the faithful and sensible G5429 slave whom his [fn]master put in charge of his household slaves, to give them their food at the proper time?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:2 - “Five of them were foolish, and five were prudent G5429.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:4 - but the prudent G5429 ones took oil in flasks with their lamps.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:8 - “But the foolish virgins said to the prudent G5429 ones, ‘Give us some of your oil, because our lamps are going out.’
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 25:9 - “However, the prudent G5429 ones answered, ‘No, there most certainly would not be enough for us and you too; go instead to the merchants and buy some for yourselves.’
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 12:42 - And the Lord said, “Who then is the faithful and sensible G5429 steward, whom his master will put in charge of his servants, to give them their rations at the proper time?
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 16:8 - “And his [fn]master complimented the unrighteous manager because he had acted shrewdly; for the sons of this age are more G5429 shrewd G5429 in relation to their own [fn]kind than the sons of light.
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 11:25 - For I do not want you, brothers and sisters, to be uninformed of this mystery—so that you will not be wise G5429 in your own estimation—that a partial hardening has happened to Israel until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in;
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 12:16 - Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be [fn]haughty in mind, but [fn]associate with the lowly. Do not be wise G5429 in your own estimation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 4:10 - We are fools on account of Christ, but you are prudent G5429 in Christ! We are weak, but you are strong! You are distinguished, but we are without honor!
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 10:15 - I speak as to wise G5429 people G5429; you then, judge what I say.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 11:19 - For you, being so wise G5429, tolerate the foolish gladly.

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