H2451 חכמה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2449; wisdom (in a good sense)

KJV Usage: skillful, wisdom, wisely, wit.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. wisdom
a. skill (in war)
b. wisdom (in administration)
c. shrewdness, wisdom
d. wisdom, prudence (in religious affairs)
e. wisdom (ethical and religious)
Origin: from H2449
TWOT: 647a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) wisdom
1a) skill (in war)
1b) wisdom (in administration)
1c) shrewdness, wisdom
1d) wisdom, prudence (in religious affairs)
1e) wisdom (ethical and religious)

View how H2451 חכמה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 149 occurrences of H2451 חכמה

Exodus 28:3 of wisdom,
Exodus 31:3 in wisdom,
Exodus 31:6 wisdom,
Exodus 35:26 them in wisdom
Exodus 35:31 in wisdom,
Exodus 35:35 them with wisdom
Exodus 36:1 wisdom
Exodus 36:2 wisdom,
Deuteronomy 4:6 them; for this is your wisdom
Deuteronomy 34:9 of wisdom;
2 Samuel 14:20 according to the wisdom
2 Samuel 20:22 in her wisdom.
1 Kings 2:6 therefore according to thy wisdom,
1 Kings 3:28 that the wisdom
1 Kings 4:29 wisdom
1 Kings 4:30 wisdom
1 Kings 4:30 the wisdom
1 Kings 4:30 and all the wisdom
1 Kings 4:34 the wisdom
1 Kings 4:34 of his wisdom.
1 Kings 5:12 wisdom,
1 Kings 7:14 with wisdom,
1 Kings 10:4 wisdom,
1 Kings 10:6 and of thy wisdom.
1 Kings 10:7 me: thy wisdom
1 Kings 10:8 thy wisdom.
1 Kings 10:23 and for wisdom.
1 Kings 10:24 his wisdom,
1 Kings 11:41 and his wisdom,
1 Chronicles 28:21 skilful man,

Distinct usage

24 wisdom
15 wisdom,
6 of wisdom
5 wisdom:
4 the wisdom
3 of wisdom;
3 For wisdom
3 of wisdom,
2 in wisdom,
2 his wisdom,
2 and wisdom
2 wisdom?
2 wisdom.
2 of wisdom:
2 by wisdom
2 to wisdom,
2 is wisdom.
2 with wisdom;
2 by his wisdom,
2 thy wisdom.
1 them in wisdom
1 them with wisdom
1 therefore according to thy wisdom,
1 that the wisdom
1 of his wisdom.
1 with wisdom,
1 and of thy wisdom.
1 me: thy wisdom
1 and for wisdom.
1 and his wisdom,
1 skilful man,
1 and of thy wisdom:
1 of thy wisdom
1 and wisdom.
1 even without wisdom.
1 is wisdom;
1 With him is wisdom
1 and it should be your wisdom.
1 shall wisdom
1 thee wisdom.
1 in wisdom?
1 wisdom from her,
1 to wisdom.
1 in wisdom
1 hath wisdom.
1 There is no wisdom
1 it not; also wisdom,
1 Through wisdom
1 wisely,
1 wisely
1 is, that wisdom
1 and he by his wisdom
1 I, Wisdom
1 but wisdom
1 for the wisdom
1 and what wisdom
1 Is wisdom
1 hath their wisdom
1 of thy wisdom,
1 in all wisdom,

Corresponding Greek Words

chakhmah G2222 zoe *
chakhmah G4678 sophia *
chakhmah G4907 sunesis *
chakhmah G5078 techne *
chakhmah G5428 phronesis*

Related words


H2452 חכמה chokmâh
(Chaldee); corresponding to H2451; wisdom

KJV Usage: wisdom.

H2454 חכמות חכמות chokmôth chakmôth
חכמות חכמות
chokmôth chakmôth
khok-moth', khak-moth'
Collateral forms of H2451; wisdom

KJV Usage: wisdom, every wise [woman].

H2449 חכם châkam

A primitive root, to be wise (in mind, word or act)

KJV Usage: X exceeding, teach wisdom, be (make self, shew self) wise, deal (never so) wisely, make wiser.

H2445 חכּים chakkı̂ym
(Chaldee); from a root corresponding to H2449; wise, that is, a Magian

KJV Usage: wise.

H2450 חכם châkâm
From H2449; wise, (that is, intelligent, skilful or artful)

KJV Usage: cunning (man), subtil, ([un-]), wise ([hearted], man).

H2453 חכמוני chakmônı̂y
From H2449; skilful; Chakmoni, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hachmoni, Hachmonite.