2451. chokmah
Strong's Concordance
chokmah: wisdom
Original Word: חָכְמָה
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: chokmah
Phonetic Spelling: (khok-maw')
Definition: wisdom
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from chakam
NASB Translation
skill (5), skill* (1), wisdom (143), wisely (3), wits' (1).

חָכְמה noun feminine wisdom, ׳ח Exodus 28:3 106t.; construct חָכְמַת Exodus 35:35 15t.; suffix חָכְמָתִי Ecclesiastes 2:9, etc. + 25 t. suffix; plural abstract emphatic חָכְמוֺת Psalm 49:4; Proverbs 1:20; Proverbs 9:1; Proverbs 24:7; חַכְמוֺת Proverbs 14:1 (in correctly pointed as adjective construct f.; read חָכְמוֺת De); —

1 skill in war Isaiah 10:13; in technical work Exodus 28:3; Exodus 31:3,6; Exodus 35:26,31,35; Exodus 36:1,2(P), compare 1 Kings 7:14; 1 Chronicles 28:21; of sailors Psalm 107:27.

2 wisdom, in administration Deuteronomy 34:9; Isaiah 29:14; Jeremiah 49:7 (twice in verse); 2 Samuel 14:20; of prince of Tyre Ezekiel 28:4,5,7,12; Ezekiel 29:12,17; Solomon's wisdom included this with other forms of cleverness and shrewdness 1 Kings 2:6; 1 Kings 3:28; 1 Kings 5:9; 1 Kings 5:10; 1 Kings 5:14 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 5:26; 1 Kings 10:4,6,7,8,23,24 2Chron 9:3; 9:5; 9:6; 9:7; 9:22; 9:23, 1 Kings 11:41; 2Chron 1:10; 1:11; 1:12; the Messiah is to have רוּחַ חָכְמָה וּבִינָה Isaiah 11:2.

3 shrewdness, wisdom, 2 Samuel 20:22; 1 Kings 5:10 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 9:22; withheld by God from the ostrich Job 39:17; of magicians and prophets Isaiah 47:10; Daniel 1:4,17,20.

4 wisdom, prudence in religious affairs Deuteronomy 4:6; Psalm 37:30; Psalm 51:8; Psalm 90:12; Proverbs 10:31; Isaiah 33:6; Jeremiah 8:9

5 wisdom, ethical and religious:

a. of God, as a divine attribute or energy; his wisdom is in the skies Job 38:36; by it he numbers the clouds Job 38:37; founded the earth Proverbs 3:19; and made all things Jeremiah 10:12 = Jeremiah 51:15, Psalm 104:24; it is with him Job 12:13; not to be found by the most persevering human search Job 28:12,20; he alone knows it Job 28:23; gives it Proverbs 2:6; and shows its secrets Job 11:6.

b. the divine wisdom is personified: she was begotten before all things to be the architect and counsellor of God in the creation (Proverbs 8:22-31); she builds a palace and spreads a feast for those who will receive her instruction Proverbs 9:1 (compare Proverbs 9:2-5); she teaches in public Proverbs 1:20; Proverbs 8:1,5,11,12 (see context); gives her pupils the divine spirit Proverbs 1:23; by her discipline simple become wise, rulers rule wisely, and those seeking her are richly rewarded Proverbs 8:14 (compare Proverbs 8:1-21).

c. of man: to get wisdom is principal thing Proverbs 4:7 (twice in verse); its fundamental principle is to fear God Psalm 111:10; Proverbs 15:33; Job 28:18 ("" סוּר מֵרַע בִּינָה); and know ׳י, the All Holy Proverbs 9:10; Proverbs 30:3; it is of inestimable worth Job 28:18; Proverbs 8:11; Proverbs 16:16; Proverbs 17:16; Proverbs 23:23; Proverbs 24:7; beyond the reach of scorners Proverbs 14:6; God giveth it to the good Ecclesiastes 2:26; men are to incline the ear Proverbs 2:2; attend unto wisdom Proverbs 5:1; seek Ecclesiastes 7:25; know Proverbs 24:14; Ecclesiastes 1:17; Ecclesiastes 8:16; behold Ecclesiastes 2:12; Ecclesiastes 9:13; get her Proverbs 4:5,7; treat her as sister Proverbs 7:4; happy the man who finds her Proverbs 3:13; he who has wisdom is אִישׁ תְּבוּנָה Proverbs 10:23; נָבוֺן Proverbs 10:13; Proverbs 14:33; מֵבִין Proverbs 17:24; compare also Psalm 49:4; Job 4:21; Job 12:2,12; Job 13:5; Job 15:8; Job 26:3; Job 32:7,13; Job 33:33; Proverbs 1:2,7; Proverbs 2:10; Proverbs 4:11; Proverbs 11:2; Proverbs 13:10; Proverbs 14:1,8; Proverbs 18:4; Proverbs 21:30; Proverbs 24:3; Proverbs 28:26; Proverbs 29:3,15; Proverbs 31:26; Ecclesiastes 1:13,16 (twice in verse); Ecclesiastes 1:18; Ecclesiastes 2:3,9,13,21; Ecclesiastes 7:10,11,12,19,23; Ecclesiastes 8:1; Ecclesiastes 9:10,15,16 (twice in verse); Ecclesiastes 9:18; Ecclesiastes 10:1,10 — on solomon's wisdom see above

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
skilful, wisdom, wisely, wit

From chakam; wisdom (in a good sense) -- skilful, wisdom, wisely, wit.

see HEBREW chakam

Forms and Transliterations
בְּ֝חָכְמָ֗ה בְּ֭חָכְמָה בְּחָכְמָ֑ה בְּחָכְמָ֛ה בְּחָכְמָ֣ה בְּחָכְמָ֥ה בְּחָכְמָֽתְךָ֙ בְּחָכְמָת֑וֹ בְּחָכְמָת֔וֹ בְּחָכְמָתָ֗הּ בְחָכְמָ֑ה בְחָכְמָֽה׃ בַּֽחָכְמָ֔ה בַּֽחָכְמָה֙ בַֽחָכְמָ֑ה בחכמה בחכמה׃ בחכמתה בחכמתו בחכמתך הַֽחָכְמָ֖ה הַֽחָכְמָ֥ה הַחָכְמָ֤ה החכמה וְ֝חָכְמָ֗ה וְֽ֭הַחָכְמָה וְחָכְמַ֤ת וְחָכְמַֽת־ וְחָכְמָ֑ה וְחָכְמָ֔ה וְחָכְמָֽה׃ וְחָכְמָת֑וֹ וּבְחָכְמָתִ֖י וּלְחָכְמָֽה׃ ובחכמתי והחכמה וחכמה וחכמה׃ וחכמת וחכמת־ וחכמתו ולחכמה׃ חָ֝כְמָ֗ה חָ֝כְמָתָ֗ם חָ֭כְמָה חָכְמַ֣ת חָכְמַ֤ת חָכְמַ֥ת חָכְמַ֧ת חָכְמַתְכֶם֙ חָכְמַת־ חָכְמָ֑ה חָכְמָ֔ה חָכְמָ֖ה חָכְמָ֗ה חָכְמָ֣ה חָכְמָ֤ה חָכְמָ֥ה חָכְמָ֧ה חָכְמָ֨ה ׀ חָכְמָֽה׃ חָכְמָה֙ חָכְמָה֮ חָכְמָת֔וֹ חָכְמָתְךָ֖ חָכְמָתְךָ֛ חָכְמָתִ֖י חָכְמָתֵ֥ךְ חָכְמָתֶ֑ךָ חָכְמָתֶ֔ךָ חָכְמָתֶֽךָ׃ חָכְמָתָֽם׃ חָכְמָתֽוֹ׃ חכמה חכמה׃ חכמת חכמת־ חכמתו חכמתו׃ חכמתי חכמתך חכמתך׃ חכמתכם חכמתם חכמתם׃ כְּחָכְמַת֙ כְּחָכְמָתֶ֑ךָ כחכמת כחכמתך לְחָכְמָֽה׃ לְחָכְמָתִ֣י לַֽ֭חָכְמָה לַֽחָכְמָ֖ה לַֽחָכְמָ֣ה לחכמה לחכמה׃ לחכמתי מֵֽחָכְמַ֖ת מֵחָכְמָ֖ה מֵחָכְמָ֥ה מחכמה מחכמת ba·ḥā·ḵə·māh ḇa·ḥā·ḵə·māh bachacheMah baḥāḵəmāh ḇaḥāḵəmāh bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯāh bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯə·ḵā bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw bə·ḥā·ḵə·māh ḇə·ḥā·ḵə·māh bechacheMah bechachemaTah bechachemateCha bechachemaTo bəḥāḵəmāh ḇəḥāḵəmāh bəḥāḵəmāṯāh bəḥāḵəmāṯəḵā bəḥāḵəmāṯōw chachemat chachemaTam chachematChem chachemaTech chachemaTecha chachemaTi chachemaTo chochmah ha·ḥā·ḵə·māh ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯām ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯe·ḵā ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯə·ḵā ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯêḵ ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw ḥā·ḵə·maṯ ḥā·ḵə·maṯ- ḥā·ḵə·maṯ·ḵem hachacheMah haḥāḵəmāh ḥāḵ·māh ḥāḵəmaṯ ḥāḵəmaṯ- ḥāḵəmāṯām ḥāḵəmāṯêḵ ḥāḵəmāṯeḵā ḥāḵəmāṯəḵā ḥāḵəmāṯî ḥāḵəmaṯḵem ḥāḵəmāṯōw ḥāḵmāh kə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯe·ḵā kə·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ kechacheMat kechachemaTecha kəḥāḵəmaṯ kəḥāḵəmāṯeḵā la·ḥā·ḵə·māh lachacheMah laḥāḵəmāh lə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî lə·ḥā·ḵə·māh lechacheMah lechachemaTi ləḥāḵəmāh ləḥāḵəmāṯî mê·ḥā·ḵə·māh mê·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ mechacheMah mechacheMat mêḥāḵəmāh mêḥāḵəmaṯ ū·ḇə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî ū·lə·ḥā·ḵə·māh ūḇəḥāḵəmāṯî ulechacheMah ūləḥāḵəmāh uvechachemaTi vachacheMah vechacheMah vechacheMat vechachemaTo Vehachachemah wə·ha·ḥā·ḵə·māh wə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw wə·ḥā·ḵə·māh wə·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ wə·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ- wəhaḥāḵəmāh wəḥāḵəmāh wəḥāḵəmaṯ wəḥāḵəmaṯ- wəḥāḵəmāṯōw
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Englishman's Concordance
Exodus 28:3
HEB: מִלֵּאתִ֖יו ר֣וּחַ חָכְמָ֑ה וְעָשׂ֞וּ אֶת־
NAS: with the spirit of wisdom, that they make
KJV: with the spirit of wisdom, that they may make
INT: have endowed the spirit of wisdom make garments

Exodus 31:3
HEB: ר֣וּחַ אֱלֹהִ֑ים בְּחָכְמָ֛ה וּבִתְבוּנָ֥ה וּבְדַ֖עַת
NAS: of God in wisdom, in understanding,
KJV: of God, in wisdom, and in understanding,
INT: the Spirit of God wisdom understanding knowledge

Exodus 31:6
HEB: לֵ֖ב נָתַ֣תִּי חָכְמָ֑ה וְעָשׂ֕וּ אֵ֖ת
NAS: I have put skill, that they may make
KJV: I have put wisdom, that they may make
INT: the hearts have put skill may make all

Exodus 35:26
HEB: לִבָּ֛ן אֹתָ֖נָה בְּחָכְמָ֑ה טָו֖וּ אֶת־
NAS: stirred with a skill spun
KJV: stirred them up in wisdom spun
INT: stirred heart A skill spun the goats'

Exodus 35:31
HEB: ר֣וּחַ אֱלֹהִ֑ים בְּחָכְמָ֛ה בִּתְבוּנָ֥ה וּבְדַ֖עַת
NAS: of God, in wisdom, in understanding
KJV: of God, in wisdom, in understanding,
INT: the Spirit of God wisdom understanding knowledge

Exodus 35:35
HEB: מִלֵּ֨א אֹתָ֜ם חָכְמַת־ לֵ֗ב לַעֲשׂוֹת֮
NAS: He has filled them with skill to perform
KJV: Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart,
INT: has filled wisdom of heart to perform

Exodus 36:1
HEB: נָתַ֨ן יְהוָ֜ה חָכְמָ֤ה וּתְבוּנָה֙ בָּהֵ֔מָּה
NAS: has put skill and understanding
KJV: put wisdom and understanding
INT: has put the LORD skill and understanding whom

Exodus 36:2
HEB: נָתַ֧ן יְהוָ֛ה חָכְמָ֖ה בְּלִבּ֑וֹ כֹּ֚ל
NAS: the LORD had put skill, everyone whose
KJV: had put wisdom, [even] every one whose heart
INT: had put the LORD skill heart everyone

Deuteronomy 4:6
HEB: כִּ֣י הִ֤וא חָכְמַתְכֶם֙ וּבִ֣ינַתְכֶ֔ם לְעֵינֵ֖י
NAS: and do [them], for that is your wisdom and your understanding
KJV: therefore and do [them]; for this [is] your wisdom and your understanding
INT: for that is your wisdom and your understanding the sight

Deuteronomy 34:9
HEB: מָלֵא֙ ר֣וּחַ חָכְמָ֔ה כִּֽי־ סָמַ֥ךְ
NAS: with the spirit of wisdom, for Moses
KJV: of the spirit of wisdom; for Moses
INT: was filled the spirit of wisdom for had laid

2 Samuel 14:20
HEB: וַאדֹנִ֣י חָכָ֗ם כְּחָכְמַת֙ מַלְאַ֣ךְ הָאֱלֹהִ֔ים
NAS: is wise, like the wisdom of the angel
KJV: [is] wise, according to the wisdom of an angel
INT: my lord is wise the wisdom of the angel of God

2 Samuel 20:22
HEB: כָּל־ הָעָ֜ם בְּחָכְמָתָ֗הּ וַֽיִּכְרְת֞וּ אֶת־
NAS: Then the woman wisely came to all
KJV: unto all the people in her wisdom. And they cut off
INT: all the people wisely cut the head

1 Kings 2:6
HEB: וְעָשִׂ֖יתָ כְּחָכְמָתֶ֑ךָ וְלֹֽא־ תוֹרֵ֧ד
NAS: So act according to your wisdom, and do not let his gray hair
KJV: Do therefore according to thy wisdom, and let not his hoar head
INT: act to your wisdom not go

1 Kings 3:28
HEB: רָא֔וּ כִּֽי־ חָכְמַ֧ת אֱלֹהִ֛ים בְּקִרְבּ֖וֹ
NAS: for they saw that the wisdom of God
KJV: for they saw that the wisdom of God
INT: saw that the wisdom of God him

1 Kings 4:29
HEB: וַיִּתֵּן֩ אֱלֹהִ֨ים חָכְמָ֧ה לִשְׁלֹמֹ֛ה וּתְבוּנָ֖ה
NAS: gave Solomon wisdom and very great
KJV: Solomon wisdom and understanding
INT: gave now God wisdom Solomon discernment

1 Kings 4:30
HEB: וַתֵּ֙רֶב֙ חָכְמַ֣ת שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה מֵֽחָכְמַ֖ת
NAS: Solomon's wisdom surpassed the wisdom
KJV: And Solomon's wisdom excelled
INT: surpassed wisdom Solomon's the wisdom

1 Kings 4:30
HEB: חָכְמַ֣ת שְׁלֹמֹ֔ה מֵֽחָכְמַ֖ת כָּל־ בְּנֵי־
NAS: surpassed the wisdom of all
KJV: excelled the wisdom of all the children
INT: wisdom Solomon's the wisdom of all the sons

1 Kings 4:30
HEB: קֶ֑דֶם וּמִכֹּ֖ל חָכְמַ֥ת מִצְרָֽיִם׃
NAS: and all the wisdom of Egypt.
KJV: of the east country, and all the wisdom of Egypt.
INT: of the east and all the wisdom of Egypt

1 Kings 4:34
HEB: לִשְׁמֹ֕עַ אֵ֖ת חָכְמַ֣ת שְׁלֹמֹ֑ה מֵאֵת֙
NAS: to hear the wisdom of Solomon,
KJV: to hear the wisdom of Solomon,
INT: peoples to hear the wisdom of Solomon all

1 Kings 4:34
HEB: שָׁמְע֖וּ אֶת־ חָכְמָתֽוֹ׃ ס
NAS: who had heard of his wisdom.
KJV: which had heard of his wisdom.
INT: who had heard of his wisdom

1 Kings 5:12
HEB: וַיהוָ֗ה נָתַ֤ן חָכְמָה֙ לִשְׁלֹמֹ֔ה כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר
NAS: The LORD gave wisdom to Solomon, just
KJV: Solomon wisdom, as he promised
INT: the LORD gave wisdom to Solomon he

1 Kings 7:14
HEB: וַ֠יִּמָּלֵא אֶת־ הַחָכְמָ֤ה וְאֶת־ הַתְּבוּנָה֙
NAS: and he was filled with wisdom and understanding
KJV: and he was filled with wisdom, and understanding,
INT: bronze was filled wisdom and understanding and skill

1 Kings 10:4
HEB: אֵ֖ת כָּל־ חָכְמַ֣ת שְׁלֹמֹ֑ה וְהַבַּ֖יִת
NAS: all the wisdom of Solomon,
KJV: all Solomon's wisdom, and the house
INT: of Sheba all the wisdom of Solomon the house

1 Kings 10:6
HEB: דְּבָרֶ֖יךָ וְעַל־ חָכְמָתֶֽךָ׃
NAS: about your words and your wisdom.
KJV: of thy acts and of thy wisdom.
INT: your words about and your wisdom

1 Kings 10:7
HEB: הַחֵ֑צִי הוֹסַ֤פְתָּ חָכְמָה֙ וָט֔וֹב אֶל־
NAS: me. You exceed [in] wisdom and prosperity
KJV: was not told me: thy wisdom and prosperity
INT: the half exceed wisdom and prosperity about

149 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 2451
149 Occurrences

ba·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 3 Occ.
bə·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 9 Occ.
bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯāh — 1 Occ.
bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯə·ḵā — 1 Occ.
bə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw — 4 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·maṯ- — 12 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯām — 2 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·maṯ·ḵem — 1 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯêḵ — 1 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯe·ḵā — 8 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî — 1 Occ.
ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw — 3 Occ.
ḥāḵ·māh — 74 Occ.
ha·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 5 Occ.
kə·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ — 1 Occ.
kə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯe·ḵā — 1 Occ.
la·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 3 Occ.
lə·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 1 Occ.
lə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî — 1 Occ.
mê·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 2 Occ.
mê·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ — 1 Occ.
ū·lə·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 1 Occ.
ū·ḇə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯî — 1 Occ.
ḇa·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 1 Occ.
wə·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 6 Occ.
wə·ḥā·ḵə·maṯ — 2 Occ.
wə·ḥā·ḵə·mā·ṯōw — 1 Occ.
wə·ha·ḥā·ḵə·māh — 2 Occ.

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