Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (v. t.) To have just and adequate ideas of; to apprehended the meaning or intention of; to have knowledge of; to comprehend; to know; as, to understand a problem in Euclid; to understand a proposition or a declaration; the court understands the advocate or his argument; to understand the sacred oracles; to understand a nod or a wink.
2. (v. t.) To be apprised, or have information, of; to learn; to be informed of; to hear; as, I understand that Congress has passed the bill.
3. (v. t.) To recognize or hold as being or signifying; to suppose to mean; to interpret; to explain.
4. (v. t.) To mean without expressing; to imply tacitly; to take for granted; to assume.
5. (v. t.) To stand under; to support.
6. (v. i.) To have the use of the intellectual faculties; to be an intelligent being.
Greek4920. suniemi -- to set together, fig. to understand
... to understand. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: suniemi Phonetic Spelling:
(soon-ee'-ay-mee) Short Definition: I consider, understand Definition: I consider ...
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1425. dusnoetos -- hard to understand
1987. epistamai -- to know, to understand
3539. noeo -- to perceive, think
50. agnoeo -- to be ignorant, not to know
4441. punthanomai -- to inquire, by impl. to learn
1097. ginosko -- to come to know, recognize, perceive
191. akouo -- to hear, listen
3129. manthano -- to learn
2648. katamanthano -- to learn thoroughly
Strong's Hebrew995. bin -- to discern
... 994b, 995. bin. 996 . to discern. Transliteration: bin Phonetic Spelling:
(bene) Short Definition: understand. Word Origin a prim. ...
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3045. yada -- to know
8085. shama -- to hear
998. binah -- an understanding
3046. yeda -- to know
7919a. sakal -- to be prudent
7200. raah -- to see
7919. sakal -- to be prudent
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ThesaurusUnderstand (208 Occurrences)
... vt) To have just and adequate ideas of; to apprehended the meaning or intention
of; to have knowledge of; to comprehend; to know; as, to understand a problem ...
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Parables (21 Occurrences)
Converted (11 Occurrences)
Perceiving (25 Occurrences)
Perceive (53 Occurrences)
Dull (16 Occurrences)
Meant (28 Occurrences)
Comprehend (9 Occurrences)
Meaning (41 Occurrences)
Intelligence (45 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceUnderstand (208 Occurrences)
Matthew 13:13 Therefore I speak to them in parables, because seeing they don't see, and hearing, they don't hear, neither do they understand.
Matthew 13:14 In them the prophecy of Isaiah is fulfilled, which says,'By hearing you will hear, and will in no way understand; Seeing you will see, and will in no way perceive:
Matthew 13:15 for this people's heart has grown callous, their ears are dull of hearing, they have closed their eyes; or else perhaps they might perceive with their eyes, hear with their ears, understand with their heart, and should turn again; and I would heal them.'
Matthew 13:19 When anyone hears the word of the Kingdom, and doesn't understand it, the evil one comes, and snatches away that which has been sown in his heart. This is what was sown by the roadside.
Matthew 13:51 Jesus saith to them, 'Did ye understand all these?' They say to him, 'Yes, sir.'
Matthew 15:10 He summoned the multitude, and said to them, "Hear, and understand.
Matthew 15:16 So Jesus said, "Do you also still not understand?
Matthew 15:17 Don't you understand that whatever goes into the mouth passes into the belly, and then out of the body?
Matthew 16:9 Do ye not yet understand, neither remember the five loaves of the five thousand, and how many baskets ye took up?
Matthew 16:11 How is it that ye do not understand that I spake it not to you concerning bread, that ye should beware of the leaven of the Pharisees and of the Sadducees?
Matthew 24:15 "When, therefore, you see the abomination of desolation, which was spoken of through Daniel the prophet, standing in the holy place (let the reader understand),
Matthew 24:39 and they didn't know until the flood came, and took them all away, so will be the coming of the Son of Man.
Mark 4:12 that'seeing they may see, and not perceive; and hearing they may hear, and not understand; lest perhaps they should turn again, and their sins should be forgiven them.'"
Mark 4:13 He said to them, "Don't you understand this parable? How will you understand all of the parables?
Mark 4:33 With many such parables he spoke the word to them, as they were able to hear it.
Mark 6:52 for they understood not concerning the loaves, for their heart hath been hard.
Mark 7:14 He called all the multitude to himself, and said to them, "Hear me, all of you, and understand.
Mark 7:18 He said to them, "Are you thus without understanding also? Don't you perceive that whatever goes into the man from outside can't defile him,
Mark 8:17 Jesus, perceiving it, said to them, "Why do you reason that it's because you have no bread? Don't you perceive yet, neither understand? Is your heart still hardened?
Mark 8:21 He asked them, "Don't you understand, yet?"
Mark 9:32 But they didn't understand the saying, and were afraid to ask him.
Mark 12:24 Jesus answered them, "Isn't this because you are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God?
Mark 13:14 But when you see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet, standing where it ought not (let the reader understand), then let those who are in Judea flee to the mountains,
Mark 14:68 But he denied it, saying, "I neither know, nor understand what you are saying." He went out on the porch, and the rooster crowed.
Luke 2:50 They didn't understand the saying which he spoke to them.
Luke 8:10 He said, "To you it is given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of God, but to the rest in parables; that'seeing they may not see, and hearing they may not understand.'
Luke 9:45 But they didn't understand this saying. It was concealed from them, that they should not perceive it, and they were afraid to ask him about this saying.
Luke 18:34 They understood none of these things. This saying was hidden from them, and they didn't understand the things that were said.
Luke 24:45 Then he opened their minds, that they might understand the Scriptures.
John 3:10 Jesus answered him, "Are you the teacher of Israel, and don't understand these things?
John 7:49 But this rabble who understand nothing about the Law are accursed!"
John 8:27 They didn't understand that he spoke to them about the Father.
John 8:43 Why don't you understand my speech? Because you can't hear my word.
John 10:6 Jesus spoke this parable to them, but they didn't understand what he was telling them.
John 10:38 But if I do them, though ye believe not me, believe the works: that ye may know and understand that the Father is in me, and I in the Father.
John 11:50 nor do you consider that it is advantageous for us that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation not perish."
John 12:16 His disciples didn't understand these things at first, but when Jesus was glorified, then they remembered that these things were written about him, and that they had done these things to him.
John 12:40 He hath blinded their eyes, and hardened their heart; that they should not see with their eyes, nor understand with their heart, and be converted, and I should heal them.
John 13:7 Jesus answered him, "You don't know what I am doing now, but you will understand later."
John 13:12 So after He had washed their feet, put on His garments again, and returned to the table, He said to them, "Do you understand what I have done to you?
John 16:18 So they asked one another repeatedly, "What can that 'little while' mean which He speaks of? We do not understand His words."
John 17:23 I in them and Thou in me; that they may stand perfected in one; that the world may come to understand that Thou didst send me and hast loved them with the same love as that with which Thou hast loved me.
John 19:4 Once more Pilate came out and said to the Jews, "See, I am bringing him out to you to let you clearly understand that I find no crime in him."
John 20:9 For as yet they didn't know the Scripture, that he must rise from the dead.
Acts 7:25 He supposed that his brothers understood that God, by his hand, was giving them deliverance; but they didn't understand.
Acts 8:30 Philip ran to him, and heard him reading Isaiah the prophet, and said, "Do you understand what you are reading?"
Acts 10:34 Peter opened his mouth and said, "Truly I perceive that God doesn't show favoritism;
Acts 13:27 For those who dwell in Jerusalem, and their rulers, because they didn't know him, nor the voices of the prophets which are read every Sabbath, fulfilled them by condemning him.
Acts 13:38 "Understand therefore, brethren, that through this Jesus forgiveness of sins is announced to you;
Acts 21:26 So Paul associated with the men; and the next day, having purified himself with them, he went into the Temple, giving every one to understand that the days of their purification were finished, and there he remained until the sacrifice for each of them was offered.
Acts 22:9 "Those who were with me indeed saw the light and were afraid, but they didn't understand the voice of him who spoke to me.
Acts 22:19 I said,'Lord, they themselves know that I imprisoned and beat in every synagogue those who believed in you.
Acts 24:11 Because that thou mayest understand, that there are yet but twelve days since I went up to Jerusalem for to worship.
Acts 28:26 saying,'Go to this people, and say, in hearing, you will hear, but will in no way understand. In seeing, you will see, but will in no way perceive.
Acts 28:27 For this people's heart has grown callous. Their ears are dull of hearing. Their eyes they have closed. Lest they should see with their eyes, hear with their ears, understand with their heart, and would turn again, and I would heal them.'
Romans 7:15 For I don't know what I am doing. For I don't practice what I desire to do; but what I hate, that I do.
Romans 10:19 But I ask, didn't Israel know? First Moses says, "I will provoke you to jealousy with that which is no nation, with a nation void of understanding I will make you angry."
Romans 11:25 For I don't desire you to be ignorant, brothers, of this mystery, so that you won't be wise in your own conceits, that a partial hardening has happened to Israel, until the fullness of the Gentiles has come in,
Romans 15:21 But, as it is written, "They will see, to whom no news of him came. They who haven't heard will understand."
1 Corinthians 2:12 But we received, not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit which is from God, that we might know the things that were freely given to us by God.
1 Corinthians 2:14 Now the natural man doesn't receive the things of God's Spirit, for they are foolishness to him, and he can't know them, because they are spiritually discerned.
1 Corinthians 8:1 Now as to things which have been sacrificed to idols. This is a subject which we already understand--because we all have knowledge of it. Knowledge, however, tends to make people conceited; it is love that builds us up.
1 Corinthians 11:3 But I would have you know that the head of every man is Christ, and the head of the woman is the man, and the head of Christ is God.
1 Corinthians 12:3 Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit of God calleth Jesus accursed: and that no man can say that Jesus is the Lord, but by the Holy Ghost.
1 Corinthians 13:2 And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing.
1 Corinthians 13:12 For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part, but then I will know fully, even as I was also fully known.
1 Corinthians 14:9 So also you, unless you uttered by the tongue words easy to understand, how would it be known what is spoken? For you would be speaking into the air.
1 Corinthians 14:16 Else when thou shalt bless with the spirit, how shall he that occupieth the room of the unlearned say Amen at thy giving of thanks, seeing he understandeth not what thou sayest?
1 Corinthians 14:23 If therefore the whole assembly is assembled together and all speak with other languages, and unlearned or unbelieving people come in, won't they say that you are crazy?
1 Corinthians 14:24 But if all prophesy, and someone unbelieving or unlearned comes in, he is reproved by all, and he is judged by all.
2 Corinthians 1:13 For we write no other things to you, than what you read or even acknowledge, and I hope you will acknowledge to the end;
2 Corinthians 1:14 as also you acknowledged us in part, that we are your boasting, even as you also are ours, in the day of our Lord Jesus.
2 Corinthians 10:11 Let such a person consider this, that what we are in word by letters when we are absent, such are we also in deed when we are present.
Ephesians 3:4 by which, when you read, you can perceive my understanding in the mystery of Christ;
Ephesians 5:17 Therefore don't be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.
Philippians 1:12 But I would ye should understand, brethren, that the things which happened unto me have fallen out rather unto the furtherance of the gospel;
1 Timothy 1:7 desiring to be teachers of the law, though they understand neither what they say, nor about what they strongly affirm.
2 Timothy 3:1 But know this, that in the last days, grievous times will come.
Hebrews 11:3 By faith, we understand that the universe has been framed by the word of God, so that what is seen has not been made out of things which are visible.
Hebrews 13:23 Know that our brother Timothy has been freed, with whom, if he comes shortly, I will see you.
2 Peter 1:20 But, above all, remember that no prophecy in Scripture will be found to have come from the prophet's own prompting;
2 Peter 2:12 But these, as natural brute beasts, made to be taken and destroyed, speak evil of the things that they understand not; and shall utterly perish in their own corruption;
2 Peter 3:3 knowing this first, that in the last days mockers will come, walking after their own lusts,
2 Peter 3:9 The Lord is not slow concerning his promise, as some count slowness; but is patient with us, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.
2 Peter 3:16 as also in all of his letters, speaking in them of these things. In those, there are some things that are hard to understand, which the ignorant and unsettled twist, as they also do to the other Scriptures, to their own destruction.
Jude 1:10 But these speak evil of whatever things they don't know. What they understand naturally, like the creatures without reason, they are destroyed in these things.
Genesis 11:7 Come, let's go down, and there confuse their language, that they may not understand one another's speech."
Genesis 41:15 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, I have dreamed a dream, and there is none that can interpret it: and I have heard say of thee, that thou canst understand a dream to interpret it.
Genesis 42:23 And they have not known that Joseph understandeth, for the interpreter 'is' between them;
Exodus 10:7 Pharaoh's servants said to him, "How long will this man be a snare to us? Let the men go, that they may serve Yahweh, their God. Don't you yet know that Egypt is destroyed?"
Exodus 11:7 But against any of the children of Israel a dog won't even bark or move its tongue, against man or animal; that you may know that Yahweh makes a distinction between the Egyptians and Israel.
Numbers 16:30 But if Yahweh make a new thing, and the ground open its mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain to them, and they go down alive into Sheol; then you shall understand that these men have despised Yahweh."
Deuteronomy 8:3 He humbled you, and allowed you to hunger, and fed you with manna, which you didn't know, neither did your fathers know; that he might make you know that man does not live by bread only, but by everything that proceeds out of the mouth of Yahweh does man live.
Deuteronomy 9:3 Understand therefore this day, that the LORD thy God is he which goeth over before thee; as a consuming fire he shall destroy them, and he shall bring them down before thy face: so shalt thou drive them out, and destroy them quickly, as the LORD hath said unto thee.
Deuteronomy 9:6 Understand therefore, that the LORD thy God giveth thee not this good land to possess it for thy righteousness; for thou art a stiffnecked people.
Deuteronomy 28:49 Yahweh will bring a nation against you from far, from the end of the earth, as the eagle flies; a nation whose language you shall not understand;
Deuteronomy 29:4 but Yahweh has not given you a heart to know, and eyes to see, and ears to hear, to this day.
Deuteronomy 32:7 Remember days of old -- Understand the years of many generations -- Ask thy father, and he doth tell thee; Thine elders, and they say to thee:
Deuteronomy 32:10 He findeth him in a land -- a desert, And in a void -- a howling wilderness, He turneth him round -- He causeth him to understand -- He keepeth him as the apple of His eye.
Deuteronomy 32:29 Oh that they were wise, that they understood this, That they would consider their latter end!
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