Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Understand.
2. (a.) Knowing; intelligent; skillful; as, he is an understanding man.
3. (n.) The act of one who understands a thing, in any sense of the verb; knowledge; discernment; comprehension; interpretation; explanation.
4. (n.) An agreement of opinion or feeling; adjustment of differences; harmony; anything mutually understood or agreed upon; as, to come to an understanding with another.
5. (n.) The power to understand; the intellectual faculty; the intelligence; the rational powers collectively conceived an designated; the higher capacities of the intellect; the power to distinguish truth from falsehood, and to adapt means to ends.
Greek4907. sunesis -- a running together, spec. understanding
... understanding. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: sunesis Phonetic
Spelling: (soon'-es-is) Short Definition: understanding Definition: a putting ...
//strongsnumbers.com/greek2/4907.htm - 7k
801. asunetos -- without understanding
3563. nous -- mind, understanding, reason
5428. phronesis -- understanding, practical wisdom
1771. ennoia -- thinking, thoughtfulness, ie moral understanding
5426. phroneo -- to have understanding, to think
453. anoetos -- not understanding
1271. dianoia -- the mind, disposition, thought
4908. sunetos -- intelligent
1990. epistemon -- knowing, skilled
Strong's Hebrew998. binah -- an understanding
... 997, 998. binah. 999 . an understanding. Transliteration: binah Phonetic
Spelling: (bee-naw') Short Definition: understanding. Word ...
/hebrew/998.htm - 6k
8394. tebunah -- an understanding
999. binah -- an understanding
7306. ruach -- accept, smell, touch, make of quick understanding
995. bin -- to discern
7922. sekel -- prudence, insight
3820. leb -- inner man, mind, will, heart
4486. manda -- knowledge, the power of knowing
2940. taam -- taste, judgment
3824. lebab -- inner man, mind, will, heart
Understanding the Scriptures
Whether Understanding is a Gift of the Holy Ghost?
Whether the Gift of Understanding is Compatible with Faith?
Whether the Gift of Understanding is Distinct from the Other Gifts ...
Whether the Gift of Understanding is in all who are in a State of ...
On the Understanding of God I.
Whether the Gift of Understanding is Found Also in those who have ...
Whether Understanding* is a Part of Prudence? [*Otherwise ...
Whether the Gift of Understanding is Merely Speculative or Also ...
Whether the Precepts Referring to Knowledge and Understanding were ...
ThesaurusUnderstanding (248 Occurrences)
... & vb. n.) of Understand. 2. (a.) Knowing; intelligent; skillful; as, he is an
understanding man. ... Multi-Version Concordance Understanding (248 Occurrences). ...
/u/understanding.htm - 38k
Understanding's (1 Occurrence)
Insight (39 Occurrences)
Discernment (43 Occurrences)
Intelligence (45 Occurrences)
Prudence (9 Occurrences)
Skill (26 Occurrences)
Void (64 Occurrences)
Discerning (29 Occurrences)
Fools (53 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceUnderstanding (248 Occurrences)
Matthew 11:25 At that time, Jesus answered, "I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you hid these things from the wise and understanding, and revealed them to infants.
Matthew 13:14 and fulfilled on them is the prophecy of Isaiah, that saith, With hearing ye shall hear, and ye shall not understand, and seeing ye shall see, and ye shall not perceive,
Matthew 13:15 For this people's mind is stupefied, their hearing has become dull, and their eyes they have closed; to prevent their ever seeing with their eyes, or hearing with their ears, or understanding with their minds, and turning back, so that I might heal them.'
Matthew 13:19 Every one hearing the word of the reign, and not understanding -- the evil one doth come, and doth catch that which hath been sown in his heart; this is that sown by the way.
Matthew 13:23 And that sown on the good ground: this is he who is hearing the word, and is understanding, who indeed doth bear fruit, and doth make, some indeed a hundredfold, and some sixty, and some thirty.'
Matthew 15:16 And Jesus said, Are ye also yet without understanding?
Matthew 22:29 But Jesus answered them, "You are mistaken, not knowing the Scriptures, nor the power of God.
Matthew 22:37 And he said to him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy understanding.
Mark 4:12 that seeing they may see and not perceive, and hearing they may hear and not understand, lest they may turn, and the sins may be forgiven them.'
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 9:32 but they were not understanding the saying, and they were afraid to question him.
Mark 12:30 and thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thine understanding, and with all thy strength. This is the first commandment.
Mark 12:33 and to love him with all the heart, and with all the understanding, with all the soul, and with all the strength, and to love his neighbor as himself, is more important than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices."
Mark 12:34 And Jesus, having seen him that he answered with understanding, said to him, 'Thou art not far from the reign of God;' and no one any more durst question him.
Luke 1:3 It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,
Luke 2:47 All who heard him were amazed at his understanding and his answers.
Luke 10:21 In that same hour Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit, and said, "I thank you, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that you have hidden these things from the wise and understanding, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for so it was well-pleasing in your sight."
Luke 10:27 But he answering said, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thine understanding; and thy neighbour as thyself.
Luke 24:45 Then opened he their understanding, that they might understand the scriptures,
Acts 13:7 who was with the proconsul, Sergius Paulus, a man of understanding. This man summoned Barnabas and Saul, and sought to hear the word of God.
Acts 28:26 saying, Go on unto this people and say, With hearing ye shall hear, and ye shall not understand, and seeing ye shall see, and ye shall not perceive,
Acts 28:27 For this people's mind has grown callous, their hearing has become dull, and their eyes they have closed; to prevent their ever seeing with their eyes, or hearing with their ears, or understanding with their minds, and turning back, so that I might cure them.'
Romans 1:21 Because, knowing God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but fell into folly in their thoughts, and their heart without understanding was darkened:
Romans 1:31 without understanding, covenant breakers, without natural affection, unforgiving, unmerciful;
Romans 3:11 There is none who is understanding, there is none who is seeking after God.
Romans 7:23 but I discover within me a different Law at war with the Law of my understanding, and leading me captive to the Law which is everywhere at work in my body--the Law of sin.
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."
1 Corinthians 1:19 For it is written, I will destroy the wisdom of the wise, and will bring to nothing the understanding of the prudent.
1 Corinthians 14:14 For if I pray in another language, my spirit prays, but my understanding is unfruitful.
1 Corinthians 14:15 What is it then? I will pray with the spirit, and I will pray with the understanding also. I will sing with the spirit, and I will sing with the understanding also.
1 Corinthians 14:19 However in the assembly I would rather speak five words with my understanding, that I might instruct others also, than ten thousand words in another language.
1 Corinthians 14:20 Brethren, be not children in understanding: howbeit in malice be ye children, but in understanding be men.
2 Corinthians 6:6 in pureness, in knowledge, in patience, in kindness, in the Holy Spirit, in sincere love,
Ephesians 1:8 the grace which He, the possessor of all wisdom and understanding, lavished upon us,
Ephesians 1:18 The eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that ye may know what is the hope of his calling, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints,
Ephesians 3:4 by which, when you read, you can perceive my understanding in the mystery of Christ;
Ephesians 4:18 being darkened in their understanding, alienated from the life of God, because of the ignorance that is in them, because of the hardening of their hearts;
Ephesians 5:17 Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.
Philippians 4:7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your thoughts in Christ Jesus.
Colossians 1:9 For this cause, we also, since the day we heard this, don't cease praying and making requests for you, that you may be filled with the knowledge of his will in all spiritual wisdom and understanding,
Colossians 2:2 that their hearts may be comforted, they being knit together in love, and gaining all riches of the full assurance of understanding, that they may know the mystery of God, both of the Father and of Christ,
1 Timothy 1:7 Desiring to be teachers of the law; understanding neither what they say, nor whereof they affirm.
1 Timothy 1:9 as knowing this, that law is not made for a righteous man, but for the lawless and insubordinate, for the ungodly and sinners, for the unholy and profane, for murderers of fathers and murderers of mothers, for manslayers,
2 Timothy 2:7 Consider what I say, and may the Lord give you understanding in all things.
Philemon 1:6 that the fellowship of your faith may become effective, in the knowledge of every good thing which is in us in Christ Jesus.
James 3:13 Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show by his good conduct that his deeds are done in gentleness of wisdom.
1 John 5:20 We know that the Son of God has come, and has given us an understanding, that we know him who is true, and we are in him who is true, in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
Revelation 13:18 Here is wisdom. He who has understanding, let him calculate the number of the beast, for it is the number of a man. His number is six hundred sixty-six.
Exodus 31:3 and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom, and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship,
Exodus 35:31 He has filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship;
Exodus 36:1 "Bezalel and Oholiab shall work with every wise-hearted man, in whom Yahweh has put wisdom and understanding to know how to work all the work for the service of the sanctuary, according to all that Yahweh has commanded."
Deuteronomy 1:13 Take wise men of understanding and well known according to your tribes, and I will make them heads over you."
Deuteronomy 4:6 Keep therefore and do them; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, who shall hear all these statutes, and say, "Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people."
Deuteronomy 32:21 They have moved me to jealousy with that which is not God. They have provoked me to anger with their vanities. I will move them to jealousy with those who are not a people. I will provoke them to anger with a foolish nation.
Deuteronomy 32:28 For they are a nation void of counsel. There is no understanding in them.
Judges 13:18 The angel of Yahweh said to him, "Why do you ask about my name, seeing it is wonderful?"
1 Samuel 25:3 Now the name of the man was Nabal; and the name of his wife Abigail; and the woman was of good understanding, and of a beautiful face: but the man was churlish and evil in his doings; and he was of the house of Caleb.
1 Kings 3:9 Give your servant therefore an understanding heart to judge your people, that I may discern between good and evil; for who is able to judge this your great people?"
1 Kings 3:11 God said to him, "Because you have asked this thing, and have not asked for yourself long life, neither have asked riches for yourself, nor have asked the life of your enemies, but have asked for yourself understanding to discern justice;
1 Kings 3:12 behold, I have done according to your word. Behold, I have given you a wise and an understanding heart; so that there has been none like you before you, neither after you shall any arise like you.
1 Kings 4:29 God gave Solomon wisdom and understanding exceeding much, and very great understanding, even as the sand that is on the seashore.
1 Kings 7:14 He was the son of a widow 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 skill, to work all works in brass. He came to king Solomon, and performed all his work.
2 Kings 18:26 And Eliakim son of Hilkiah saith -- and Shebna, and Joah -- to the chief of the butlers, 'Speak, we pray thee, unto thy servants 'in' Aramaean, for we are understanding, and do not speak with us 'in' Jewish, in the ears of the people who 'are' on the wall.'
1 Chronicles 12:32 Of the children of Issachar, men who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do, the heads of them were two hundred; and all their brothers were at their commandment.
1 Chronicles 22:12 May Yahweh give you discretion and understanding, and put you in charge of Israel; that so you may keep the law of Yahweh your God.
1 Chronicles 26:14 And the lot falleth eastward to Shelemiah; and 'for' Zechariah his son -- a counsellor with understanding -- they cause to fall lots, and his lot goeth out northward:
1 Chronicles 27:32 Also Jonathan, David's uncle, was a counselor, a man of understanding, and a scribe: and Jehiel the son of Hachmoni was with the king's sons:
1 Chronicles 28:9 And thou, Solomon, my son, know the God of thy father, and serve Him with a perfect heart, and with a willing mind, for all hearts is Jehovah seeking, and every imagination of the thoughts He is understanding; if thou dost seek Him, He is found of thee, and if thou dost forsake Him, He casteth thee off for ever.
1 Chronicles 28:19 The whole 'is' in writing from the hand of Jehovah, 'He caused me to understand all the work of the pattern,' 'said David.'
2 Chronicles 2:12 Huram continued, "Blessed be Yahweh, the God of Israel, that made heaven and earth, who has given to David the king a wise son, endowed with discretion and understanding, that should build a house for Yahweh, and a house for his kingdom.
2 Chronicles 2:13 Now I have sent a skillful man, endowed with understanding, of Huram my father's,
2 Chronicles 11:23 And he hath understanding, and spreadeth out of all his sons to all lands of Judah and Benjamin, to all cities of the bulwarks, and giveth to them provision in abundance; and he asketh a multitude of wives.
2 Chronicles 26:5 He set himself to seek God in the days of Zechariah, who had understanding in the vision of God: and as long as he sought Yahweh, God made him to prosper.
2 Chronicles 34:12 And the men are working faithfully in the business, and over them are appointed Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites, of the sons of Merari, and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathite, to overlook; and of the Levites, every one understanding about instruments of song,
Ezra 8:16 Then sent I for Eliezer, for Ariel, for Shemaiah, and for Elnathan, and for Jarib, and for Elnathan, and for Nathan, and for Zechariah, and for Meshullam, chief men; also for Joiarib, and for Elnathan, men of understanding.
Ezra 8:18 And by the good hand of our God upon us they brought us a man of understanding, of the sons of Mahli, the son of Levi, the son of Israel; and Sherebiah, with his sons and his brethren, eighteen;
Nehemiah 8:2 Ezra the priest brought the law before the assembly, both men and women, and all who could hear with understanding, on the first day of the seventh month.
Nehemiah 8:7 And Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, giving the people understanding in the law, and the people, 'are' on their station,
Nehemiah 8:8 and they read in the book, in the law of God, explaining -- so as to give the meaning, and they give understanding to the convocation.
Nehemiah 10:28 The rest of the people, the priests, the Levites, the porters, the singers, the Nethinim, and all those who had separated themselves from the peoples of the lands to the law of God, their wives, their sons, and their daughters, everyone who had knowledge, and understanding;
Job 8:10 Shall they not teach you, tell you, and utter words out of their heart? The Psalms
Job 9:10 He does great things past finding out; yes, marvelous things without number.
Job 11:6 And that he would show thee the secrets of wisdom! For he is manifold in understanding. Know therefore that God exacteth of thee less than thine iniquity deserveth.
Job 11:12 But vain man is void of understanding, Yea, man is born as a wild ass's colt.
Job 12:3 But I have understanding as well as you; I am not inferior to you. Yes, who doesn't know such things as these?
Job 12:12 With aged men is wisdom, in length of days understanding.
Job 12:13 "With God is wisdom and might. He has counsel and understanding.
Job 12:20 He removes the speech of those who are trusted, and takes away the understanding of the elders.
Job 12:24 He takes away understanding from the chiefs of the people of the earth, and causes them to wander in a wilderness where there is no way.
Job 17:4 For you have hidden their heart from understanding, Therefore you shall not exalt them.
Job 18:2 "How long will you hunt for words? Consider, and afterwards we will speak.
Job 20:3 I have heard the reproof which puts me to shame. The spirit of my understanding answers me.
Job 26:12 He stirs up the sea with his power, and by his understanding he strikes through Rahab.
Job 28:12 "But where shall wisdom be found? Where is the place of understanding?
Job 28:20 Whence then comes wisdom? Where is the place of understanding?
Job 28:28 To man he said,'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom. To depart from evil is understanding.'"
Job 32:8 But there is a spirit in man, and the breath of the Almighty gives them understanding.
Job 34:10 "Therefore listen to me, you men of understanding: far be it from God, that he should do wickedness, from the Almighty, that he should commit iniquity.
Job 34:16 "If now you have understanding, hear this. Listen to the voice of my words.
Job 34:34 Men of understanding will tell me, yes, every wise man who hears me:
LinksBible Concordance • Bible Dictionary • Bible Encyclopedia • Topical Bible • Bible Thesuarus