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Lexicon :: Strong's H8394 - tāḇûn

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תָּבוּן
Transliteration
tāḇûn
Pronunciation
taw-boon'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 239c

Strong’s Definitions

תָּבוּן tâbûwn, taw-boon'; and (feminine) תְּבוּנָה tᵉbûwnâh; or תּוֹבֻנָה tôwbunâh; from H995; intelligence; by implication, an argument; by extension, caprice:—discretion, reason, skilfulness, understanding, wisdom.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x

The KJV translates Strong's H8394 in the following manner: understanding (38x), discretion (1x), reasons (1x), miscellaneous (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's H8394 in the following manner: understanding (38x), discretion (1x), reasons (1x), miscellaneous (3x).
  1. understanding, intelligence

    1. the act of understanding

      1. skill

    2. the faculty of understanding

      1. intelligence, understanding, insight

    3. the object of knowledge

    4. teacher (personification)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תָּבוּן tâbûwn, taw-boon'; and (feminine) תְּבוּנָה tᵉbûwnâh; or תּוֹבֻנָה tôwbunâh; from H995; intelligence; by implication, an argument; by extension, caprice:—discretion, reason, skilfulness, understanding, wisdom.
STRONGS H8394:
תְּבוּנָה noun feminine understanding Deuteronomy 32:28 + 27 times; suffix תְּבוּנָתִי Proverbs 5:1 + 7 times; תובנתו Job 26:12 Kt (Qr תְּבוּנָתוֺ); תְּבוּנָם Hosea 13:2 for תְּבוּנָתָם see De Psalm 27:5; תְּבוּנָוֺת Psalm 49:4 + 4 times; תְּבוּנוֺתֵיכֶם Job 32:11; —
2. the faculty Exodus 31:3; Exodus 35:31; Exodus 36:1 (P) Deuteronomy 32:28 (poetry) Job 12:12, 13; Proverbs 2:6, 11; Proverbs 28:16; Isaiah 44:19; אִישׁ תְּבוּנָה Proverbs 10:23; Proverbs 15:21; Proverbs 17:27; Proverbs 20:5; אִישׁ תְּבוּנוֺת Proverbs 11:12 (= Obadiah 8 where אישׁ omitted by scribal error); דֶּרֶךְ תְּבוּנָה Isaiah 40:14.
3. the object of knowledge Proverbs 2:3; Proverbs 3:13; Proverbs 5:1; Proverbs 14:29; Proverbs 18:2; Proverbs 19:8; Psalm 49:4; Psalm 147:5; Isaiah 40:28; 1 Kings 5:9; 1 Kings 7:14; תטה לבך לתבונה incline thy mind to understanding Proverbs 2:2; reasons Job 32:11.
4. personified Proverbs 8:1 as teacher.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Exodus

31:3; 35:31; 36:1

Deuteronomy

32:28; 32:28

1 Kings

5:9; 7:14

Job

12:12; 12:13; 26:12; 26:12; 32:11; 32:11

Psalms

27:5; 49:4; 49:4; 78:72; 136:5; 147:5

Proverbs

2:2; 2:3; 2:6; 2:11; 3:13; 3:19; 5:1; 5:1; 8:1; 10:23; 11:12; 14:29; 15:21; 17:27; 18:2; 19:8; 20:5; 21:30; 24:3; 28:16

Isaiah

40:14; 40:28; 44:19

Jeremiah

10:12; 51:15

Ezekiel

28:4

Hosea

13:2; 13:2

Obadiah

1:7; 1:8

H8394

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8394 matches the Hebrew תָּבוּן (tāḇûn),
which occurs 43 times in 42 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:3 - And I have filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, H8394 and in knowledge, 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, H8394 and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 36:1 - Then wrought Bezaleel and Aholiab, and every wise hearted man, in whom the LORD put wisdom and understanding H8394 to know how to work all manner of work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that the LORD had commanded.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:28 - For they are a nation void of counsel, neither is there any understanding H8394 in them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:29 - And God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding H8394 exceeding much, and largeness of heart, even as the sand that is on the sea shore.
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, H8394 and cunning to work all works in brass. And he came to king Solomon, and wrought all his work.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 12:12 - With the ancient is wisdom; and in length of days understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 12:13 - With him is wisdom and strength, he hath counsel and understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 26:12 - He divideth the sea with his power, and by his understanding H8394 H8394 he smiteth through the proud.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:11 - Behold, I waited for your words; I gave ear to your reasons, H8394 whilst ye searched out what to say.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 49:3 - My mouth shall speak of wisdom; and the meditation of my heart shall be of understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:72 - So he fed them according to the integrity of his heart; and guided them by the skilfulness H8394 of his hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 136:5 - To him that by wisdom H8394 made the heavens: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:5 - Great is our Lord, and of great power: his understanding H8394 is infinite.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:2 - So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:3 - Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding; H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:6 - For the LORD giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:11 - Discretion shall preserve thee, understanding H8394 shall keep thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:13 - Happy is the man that findeth wisdom, and the man that getteth understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:19 - The LORD by wisdom hath founded the earth; by understanding H8394 hath he established the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:1 - My son, attend unto my wisdom, and bow thine ear to my understanding: H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:1 - Doth not wisdom cry? and understanding H8394 put forth her voice?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:23 - It is as sport to a fool to do mischief: but a man of understanding H8394 hath wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:12 - He that is void of wisdom despiseth his neighbour: but a man of understanding H8394 holdeth his peace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:29 - He that is slow to wrath is of great understanding: H8394 but he that is hasty of spirit exalteth folly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:21 - Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding H8394 walketh uprightly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:27 - He that hath knowledge spareth his words: and a man of understanding H8394 is of an excellent spirit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:2 - A fool hath no delight in understanding, H8394 but that his heart may discover itself.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:8 - He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul: he that keepeth understanding H8394 shall find good.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:5 - Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; but a man of understanding H8394 will draw it out.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:30 - There is no wisdom nor understanding H8394 nor counsel against the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:3 - Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding H8394 it is established:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:16 - The prince that wanteth understanding H8394 is also a great oppressor: but he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:14 - With whom took he counsel, and who instructed him, and taught him in the path of judgment, and taught him knowledge, and shewed to him the way of understanding? H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 40:28 - Hast thou not known? hast thou not heard, that the everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary? there is no searching of his understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:19 - And none considereth in his heart, neither is there knowledge nor understanding H8394 to say, I have burned part of it in the fire; yea, also I have baked bread upon the coals thereof; I have roasted flesh, and eaten it: and shall I make the residue thereof an abomination? shall I fall down to the stock of a tree?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:12 - He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heavens by his discretion. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:15 - He hath made the earth by his power, he hath established the world by his wisdom, and hath stretched out the heaven by his understanding. H8394
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 28:4 - With thy wisdom and with thine understanding H8394 thou hast gotten thee riches, and hast gotten gold and silver into thy treasures:
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:2 - And now they sin more and more, and have made them molten images of their silver, and idols according to their own understanding, H8394 all of it the work of the craftsmen: they say of them, Let the men that sacrifice kiss the calves.
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:7 - All the men of thy confederacy have brought thee even to the border: the men that were at peace with thee have deceived thee, and prevailed against thee; they that eat thy bread have laid a wound under thee: there is none understanding H8394 in him.
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:8 - Shall I not in that day, saith the LORD, even destroy the wise men out of Edom, and understanding H8394 out of the mount of Esau?

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