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Lexicon :: Strong's H1847 - daʿaṯ

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Part of Speech
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 - Out of the ground the LORD God caused to grow every tree that is pleasing to the sight and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of the knowledge H1847 of good and evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:17 - but from the tree of the knowledge H1847 of good and evil you shall not [fn]eat, for in the day that you eat from it you will surely die.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:3 - “I have filled him with the Spirit of God in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, H1847 and in all kinds of [fn]craftsmanship,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:31 - “And He has filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding and in knowledge H1847 and in all [fn]craftsmanship;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:16 - The oracle of him who hears the [fn]words of God,
And knows the knowledge H1847 of the [fn]Most High,
Who sees the vision of [fn]the Almighty,
Falling down, yet having his eyes uncovered.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:42 - that a manslayer might flee there, who unintentionally H1847 slew his neighbor without having enmity toward him in time past; and by fleeing to one of these cities he might live:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:4 - “Now this is the case of the manslayer who may flee there and live: when he [fn]kills his friend [fn]unintentionally, H1847 [fn]not hating him previously
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:3 - that the manslayer who [fn]kills any person unintentionally, without premeditation, H1847 may flee there, and they shall become your refuge from the avenger of blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 20:5 - ‘Now if the avenger of blood pursues him, then they shall not deliver the manslayer into his hand, because he struck his neighbor without premeditation H1847 and did not hate him beforehand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:2 - only in order that the generations of the sons of Israel might [fn]be taught war, [fn]those who had not [fn]experienced it formerly).
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:14 - He was a widow’s son from the tribe of Naphtali, and his father was a man of Tyre, a worker in bronze; and he was filled with wisdom and understanding and skill H1847 for doing any work in bronze. So he came to King Solomon and performed all his work.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:7 - ‘According to Your knowledge H1847 I am indeed not guilty,
Yet there is no deliverance from Your hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:2 - “What H1847 you know I also know; H1847
I am not inferior to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:2 - “Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge H1847
And fill [fn]himself with the east wind?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:14 - “They say to God, ‘Depart from us!
We do not even desire the knowledge H1847 of Your ways.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:22 - “Can anyone teach God knowledge, H1847
In that He judges those on high?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:3 - “My words are from the uprightness of my heart,
And my lips speak knowledge H1847 sincerely.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:35 - ‘Job speaks without knowledge, H1847
And his words are without wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:16 - So Job opens his mouth [fn]emptily;
He multiplies words without knowledge.” H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:12 - “But if they do not hear, they shall [fn]perish by the sword
And they will die without knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:2 - “Who is this that darkens counsel
By words without knowledge? H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 42:3 - ‘Who is this that hides counsel without knowledge?’ H1847
“Therefore I have declared that which I did not understand,
Things too wonderful for me, which I did not know.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:2 - Day to day pours forth speech,
And night to night reveals knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 94:10 - He who [fn]chastens the nations, will He not rebuke,
Even He who teaches man knowledge? H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:66 - Teach me good [fn]discernment and knowledge, H1847
For I believe in Your commandments.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:6 - Such knowledge H1847 is too wonderful for me;
It is too high, I cannot attain to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:4 - To give prudence to the [fn]naive,
To the youth knowledge H1847 and discretion,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:7 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; H1847
Fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:22 - “How long, O [fn]naive ones, will you love [fn]being simple-minded?
And scoffers delight themselves in scoffing
And fools hate knowledge? H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:29 - Because they hated knowledge H1847
And did not choose the fear of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:5 - Then you will discern the fear of the LORD
And discover the knowledge H1847 of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:6 - For the LORD gives wisdom;
From His mouth come knowledge H1847 and understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:10 - For wisdom will enter your heart
And knowledge H1847 will be pleasant to your soul;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:20 - By His knowledge H1847 the deeps were broken up
And the skies drip with dew.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:2 - That you may observe discretion
And your lips may reserve knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:9 - “They are all straightforward to him who understands,
And right to those who find knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:10 - “Take my instruction and not silver,
And knowledge H1847 rather than choicest gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:12 - “I, wisdom, dwell with prudence,
And I find knowledge H1847 and discretion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:10 - The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom,
And the knowledge H1847 of the Holy One is understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:14 - Wise men store up knowledge, H1847
But with the mouth of the foolish, ruin is at hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:9 - With his mouth the godless man destroys his neighbor,
But through knowledge H1847 the righteous will be delivered.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:1 - Whoever loves [fn]discipline loves knowledge, H1847
But he who hates reproof is stupid.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:23 - A prudent man conceals knowledge, H1847
But the heart of fools proclaims folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:16 - Every prudent man acts with knowledge, H1847
But a fool [fn]displays folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:6 - A scoffer seeks wisdom and finds none,
But knowledge H1847 is easy to one who has understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:7 - Leave the presence of a fool,
Or you will not [fn]discern [fn]words of knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:18 - The [fn]naive inherit foolishness,
But the sensible are crowned with knowledge. H1847
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:2 - The tongue of the wise makes knowledge H1847 [fn]acceptable,
But the mouth of fools spouts folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:7 - The lips of the wise spread knowledge, H1847
But the hearts of fools are not so.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:14 - The mind of the intelligent seeks knowledge, H1847
But the mouth of fools feeds on folly.

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