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Lexicon :: Strong's H1847 - daʿaṯ

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masculine/feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 848c

Strong’s Definitions

דַּעַת daʻath, dah'-ath; from H3045; knowledge:—cunning, (ig-) norantly, know(-ledge), (un-) awares (wittingly).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 93x

The KJV translates Strong's H1847 in the following manner: knowledge (82x), know (6x), cunning (1x), unwittingly 2 (with H1097) (2x), ignorantly (with H1097) (1x), unawares (with H1097) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 93x
The KJV translates Strong's H1847 in the following manner: knowledge (82x), know (6x), cunning (1x), unwittingly 2 (with H1097) (2x), ignorantly (with H1097) (1x), unawares (with H1097) (1x).
  1. knowledge

    1. knowledge, perception, skill

    2. discernment, understanding, wisdom

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דַּעַת daʻath, dah'-ath; from H3045; knowledge:—cunning, (ig-) norantly, know(-ledge), (un-) awares (wittingly).
STRONGS H1847: Abbreviations
דַּ֫עַת noun femininePsalm 139:6 Daniel 12:4 (masculine Proverbs 2:10; Proverbs 14:6, possibly Job 33:3 Ew§174 g) knowledge (properly Infinitive, which appears clearly Genesis 2:9, 17; Jeremiah 22:16) — absolute דַּ֫עַת Genesis 2:9 + 35 times; דָּ֑עַת Joshua 20:3 + 35 times; construct דַּ֫עַת Numbers 24:16 + 10 times; suffix דַּעְתִּי Proverbs 22:17; דַּעְתְּךָ Job 10:7; דַּעְתֵּךְ Isaiah 47:10; דַּעְתּוֺ Proverbs 3:20; Isaiah 53:11; דַּעְתְּכֶם Job 13:2; דַּעְתָּם Isaiah 44:25; —
a. knowledge, perception in phrase בִּבְלִי ד׳ Deuteronomy 4:42 = unintenionally, Deuteronomy 19:4; Joshua 20:3 (where P's synonym is בִּשְׁגָגָה Joshua 20:3; Joshua 20:9, compare Numbers 35:11, 15), Numbers 35:5; without knowing מִבְּלִי ד׳ Isaiah 5:13 (= before they knew it, suddenly).
b. = skill (in work-manship) Exodus 31:3; Exodus 35:31 (both P; both || תְּבוּנָה and חָכְמָה), 1 Kings 7:14 (followed by infinitive); creative skill Isaiah 40:14 (|| מִשְׁפָּט אֹרַח, דֶּרֶךְ תְּבוּנוֺת).
c. of prophetic knowledge עליון יֹדֵעַ ד׳ Numbers 24:16 (JE), compare Psalm 19:3.
d. especially knowledge with moral quality Genesis 2:9, 17 (J; in both verbal force, טוֺב וָרַע הַדּ׳ the knowing good and evil).
e. knowledge possessed by God Job 10:7; Psalm 139:6; Proverbs 3:20 (|| חָכְמָה and תְּבוּנָה), Proverbs 21:12; taught by God to men Psalm 94:10; Psalm 119:66 (|| טוּב טַעַם), Proverbs 2:6 (|| תְּבוּנָה and חָכְמָה). feminine דַּעַתרֿוּחַ = windy (unreal) knowledge Job 15:2.
2. especially in Wisdom Literature = discernment, understanding, wisdom:
a. Job 13:2; Job 33:3 (שְׂפָתַי ד׳), לֹא בְּדַעַת Job 34:35(|| חכמה), Proverbs 8:9, 10 (|| מוסר), Proverbs 10:4; Proverbs 11:9; Proverbs 18:15 (twice in verse); Proverbs 22:12; Proverbs 29:7, compare Isaiah 32:4; Isaiah 53:11; Jeremiah 10:14 = Jeremiah 51:17; בבלי דעת Job 35:16; Job 36:12; בלי ד׳ Job 38:2; Job 42:3, בְּלֹא ד׳ Proverbs 19:2; || תְּבוּנָה Proverbs 17:27; Isaiah 44:19; ת׳ + חכמה Proverbs 24:4, || מְזִמָּה Proverbs 1:4; Proverbs 5:2; מְזִמּוֺת ד׳ Proverbs 8:12; || verb עָרַם Proverbs 19:25; || מֹצֵעוֺת Proverbs 22:20; || מוּסָר Proverbs 12:1; Proverbs 19:27; Proverbs 23:12; || תּוֺרָה Malachi 2:7; || חכמה Proverbs 14:6; Ecclesiastes 1:16, 18; Ecclesiastes 2:21, 26; Ecclesiastes 7:12; Ecclesiastes 9:10: connected with חָכָם Proverbs 21:11; Ecclesiastes 12:9; דברי חכמים Proverbs 22:17; Isaiah 33:6 (חכמת) Isaiah 44:25 (חכמים); wisdom of magicians Isaiah 47:10; Daniel 1:4 (|| חָכְמָה and מַדָּע).
b. in highest sense, knowledge of God (including obedience) Hosea 4:1, 6 (מִבְּלִי הַדַּעַת), Hosea 4:6; Hosea 6:6; Job 21:14; Proverbs 2:5 (|| יראת י׳), so Isaiah 11:2; Isaiah 58:2; Jeremiah 22:16 (verbal force, with accusative), Proverbs 9:10 (קדשׁים ד׳, || יראת י׳), Proverbs 30:3 (id., || חָכְמָה); see also ראשׁית ד׳ יִרְאַת י׳ Proverbs 1:7 (|| חָכְמָה מוּסָר), Proverbs 1:22; Proverbs 1:29 (|| יִרְאַת י׳) Proverbs 2:10 (|| חָכְמָה).
c. opposed to אִוֶּלֶת Proverbs 12:23; Proverbs 13:16; Proverbs 14:18; Proverbs 15:2 compare Proverbs 15:7, also Proverbs 15:14.
d. שִׂפְתֵידֿ׳ Proverbs 14:7; Proverbs 20:15; אישׁ ד׳ Proverbs 24:5 (|| גֶּבֶר חָכָם). — Daniel 12:4 is dubious; Greek Version of the LXX Bev read ותרכה הָרָעֹת.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:9; 2:9; 2:9; 2:17; 2:17


31:3; 35:31


24:16; 24:16; 35:5; 35:11; 35:15


4:42; 19:4


20:3; 20:3; 20:3; 20:9

1 Kings



10:7; 10:7; 13:2; 13:2; 15:2; 21:14; 33:3; 33:3; 34:35; 35:16; 36:12; 38:2; 42:3


19:3; 94:10; 119:66; 139:6; 139:6


1:4; 1:7; 1:22; 1:29; 2:5; 2:6; 2:10; 2:10; 3:20; 3:20; 5:2; 8:9; 8:10; 8:12; 9:10; 10:4; 11:9; 12:1; 12:23; 13:16; 14:6; 14:6; 14:7; 14:18; 15:2; 15:7; 15:14; 17:27; 18:15; 19:2; 19:25; 19:27; 20:15; 21:11; 21:12; 22:12; 22:17; 22:17; 22:20; 23:12; 24:4; 24:5; 29:7; 30:3


1:16; 1:18; 2:21; 2:26; 7:12; 9:10; 12:9


5:13; 11:2; 32:4; 33:6; 40:14; 44:19; 44:25; 44:25; 47:10; 47:10; 53:11; 53:11; 58:2


10:14; 22:16; 22:16; 51:17


1:4; 12:4; 12:4


4:1; 4:6; 4:6; 6:6



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1847 matches the Hebrew דַּעַת (daʿaṯ),
which occurs 93 times in 91 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 2:9–Pro 15:14)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:9 - And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge H1847 of good and evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:17 - But of the tree of the knowledge H1847 of good and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:3 - And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, H1847 and in all manner of workmanship,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:31 - And he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, H1847 and in all manner of workmanship;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:16 - He hath said, which heard the words of God, and knew the knowledge H1847 of the most High, which saw the vision of the Almighty, falling into a trance, but having his eyes open:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:42 - That the slayer might flee thither, which should kill his neighbour unawares, H1847 and hated him not in times past; and that fleeing unto one of these cities he might live:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:4 - And this is the case of the slayer, which shall flee thither, that he may live: Whoso killeth his neighbour ignorantly, H1847 whom he hated not in time past;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:3 - That the slayer that killeth any person unawares and unwittingly H1847 may flee thither: and they shall be your refuge from the avenger of blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:5 - And if the avenger of blood pursue after him, then they shall not deliver the slayer up into his hand; because he smote his neighbour unwittingly, H1847 and hated him not beforetime.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:2 - Only that the generations of the children of Israel might know, to teach them war, at the least such as before knew nothing thereof;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:14 - He was a widow's son of the tribe of Naphtali, and his father was a man of Tyre, a worker in brass: and he was filled with wisdom, and understanding, and cunning H1847 to work all works in brass. And he came to king Solomon, and wrought all his work.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:7 - Thou knowest H1847 that I am not wicked; and there is none that can deliver out of thine hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:2 - What ye know, H1847 the same do I know also: I am not inferior unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:2 - Should a wise man utter vain knowledge, H1847 and fill his belly with the east wind?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:14 - Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire not the knowledge H1847 of thy ways.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:22 - Shall any teach God knowledge? H1847 seeing he judgeth those that are high.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:3 - My words shall be of the uprightness of my heart: and my lips shall utter knowledge H1847 clearly.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:35 - Job hath spoken without knowledge, H1847 and his words were without wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:16 - Therefore doth Job open his mouth in vain; he multiplieth words without knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:12 - But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:2 - Who is this that darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge? H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 42:3 - Who is he that hideth counsel without knowledge? H1847 therefore have I uttered that I understood not; things too wonderful for me, which I knew not.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:2 - Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night sheweth knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:10 - He that chastiseth the heathen, shall not he correct? he that teacheth man knowledge, H1847 shall not he know?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:66 - Teach me good judgment and knowledge: H1847 for I have believed thy commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:6 - Such knowledge H1847 is too wonderful for me; it is high, I cannot attain unto it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:4 - To give subtilty to the simple, to the young man knowledge H1847 and discretion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:7 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: H1847 but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:22 - How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge? H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:29 - For that they hated knowledge, H1847 and did not choose the fear of the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:5 - Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge H1847 of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:6 - For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge H1847 and understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:10 - When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge H1847 is pleasant unto thy soul;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:20 - By his knowledge H1847 the depths are broken up, and the clouds drop down the dew.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:2 - That thou mayest regard discretion, and that thy lips may keep knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:9 - They are all plain to him that understandeth, and right to them that find knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:10 - Receive my instruction, and not silver; and knowledge H1847 rather than choice gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:12 - I wisdom dwell with prudence, and find out knowledge H1847 of witty inventions.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:10 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge H1847 of the holy is understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:14 - Wise men lay up knowledge: H1847 but the mouth of the foolish is near destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:9 - An hypocrite with his mouth destroyeth his neighbour: but through knowledge H1847 shall the just be delivered.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:1 - Whoso loveth instruction loveth knowledge: H1847 but he that hateth reproof is brutish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:23 - A prudent man concealeth knowledge: H1847 but the heart of fools proclaimeth foolishness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:16 - Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: H1847 but a fool layeth open his folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:6 - A scorner seeketh wisdom, and findeth it not: but knowledge H1847 is easy unto him that understandeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:7 - Go from the presence of a foolish man, when thou perceivest not in him the lips of knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:18 - The simple inherit folly: but the prudent are crowned with knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:2 - The tongue of the wise useth knowledge H1847 aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:7 - The lips of the wise disperse knowledge: H1847 but the heart of the foolish doeth not so.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:14 - The heart of him that hath understanding seeketh knowledge: H1847 but the mouth of fools feedeth on foolishness.

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