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Lexicon :: Strong's H6612 - pᵊṯî

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פְּתִי
Transliteration
pᵊṯî
Pronunciation
peth-ee'
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Part of Speech
adjective, feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1853a

Strong’s Definitions

פְּתִי pᵉthîy, peth-ee'; or פֶּתִי pethîy; or פְּתָאִי pᵉthâʼîy; from H6601; silly (i.e. seducible):—foolish, simple(-icity, one).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's H6612 in the following manner: simple (15x), simple ones (2x), foolish (1x), simplicity (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's H6612 in the following manner: simple (15x), simple ones (2x), foolish (1x), simplicity (1x).
feminine noun
  1. simplicity, naivete

    adjective
  2. simple, foolish, open-minded

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פְּתִי pᵉthîy, peth-ee'; or פֶּתִי pethîy; or פְּתָאִי pᵉthâʼîy; from H6601; silly (i.e. seducible):—foolish, simple(-icity, one).
STRONGS H6612:
פֶּ֫תִי [for פָּתַי Lag BN 52 BaZMG xlii (1888), 353; NB 320] adjective simple, possibly as open-minded; — פֶּ֫תִי Proverbs 9:4 +, פֶּ֑תִי Psalm 19:8 +; plural פְּתָאיִם (Ges§ 93 x) Psalm 116:6 + 6 times Proverbs; פְּתָיִים Psalm 119:130; Proverbs 22:3; פְּתָיִם Proverbs 1:22, 32; — simple, as substantive concrete: open to the instruction of wisdom or folly, Proverbs 9:4, 16; believing every word Proverbs 14:15; lacking עָרְמָה Proverbs 1:14; Proverbs 8:5; Proverbs 19:25; needing בין Psalm 119:130, חכמה Psalm 19:8; Proverbs 21:11; in good sense, שׁמר פתאים י׳ Psalm 116:6 י׳ preserveth ths simple-minded; but usually tendency to bad sense; פתאים love פתי Proverbs 1:22; inherit אִוֶּלֶת Proverbs 14:18, are easily enticed, misled and go back Proverbs 1:32; Proverbs 7:7; Proverbs 9:6; Proverbs 22:3 = Proverbs 27:12; they need atonement Ezekiel 45:20 (|| שׁגה).

[פְּתִי] noun feminine simplicity (i.e. lack of wisdom), תְּאֵהֲבוּ־פֶ֑תִי פְּתָיִם עַד־מָתַי Proverbs 1:22.
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H6612

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6612 matches the Hebrew פְּתִי (pᵊṯî),
which occurs 19 times in 18 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:7 - The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul: the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple. H6612
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:6 - The LORD preserveth the simple: H6612 I was brought low, and he helped me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:130 - The entrance of thy words giveth light; it giveth understanding unto the simple. H6612
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:4 - To give subtilty to the simple, H6612 to the young man knowledge and discretion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:22 - How long, ye simple ones, H6612 will ye love simplicity? H6612 and the scorners delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:32 - For the turning away of the simple H6612 shall slay them, and the prosperity of fools shall destroy them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:7 - And beheld among the simple ones, H6612 I discerned among the youths, a young man void of understanding,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:5 - O ye simple, H6612 understand wisdom: and, ye fools, be ye of an understanding heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:4 - Whoso is simple, H6612 let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:6 - Forsake the foolish, H6612 and live; and go in the way of understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:16 - Whoso is simple, H6612 let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:15 - The simple H6612 believeth every word: but the prudent man looketh well to his going.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:18 - The simple H6612 inherit folly: but the prudent are crowned with knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:25 - Smite a scorner, and the simple H6612 will beware: and reprove one that hath understanding, and he will understand knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:11 - When the scorner is punished, the simple H6612 is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:3 - A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself: but the simple H6612 pass on, and are punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:12 - A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple H6612 pass on, and are punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:20 - And so thou shalt do the seventh day of the month for every one that erreth, and for him that is simple: H6612 so shall ye reconcile the house.

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