H8394 תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּן o
tâbûn tebûnâh tôbûnâh
taw-boon', teb-oo-naw', to-boo-naw'
The second and third forms being feminine; from H995; intelligence; by implication an argument; by extension caprice

KJV Usage: discretion, reason, skilfulness, understanding, wisdom.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo

1. understanding, intelligence
a. the act of understanding
1. skill
b. the faculty of understanding
1. intelligence, understanding, insight
c. the object of knowledge
d. teacher (personification)
Origin: from H995
TWOT: 239c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) understanding, intelligence
1a) the act of understanding
1a1) skill
1b) the faculty of understanding
1b1) intelligence, understanding, insight
1c) the object of knowledge
1d) teacher (personification)

View how H8394 תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo is used in the Bible

First 30 of 42 occurrences of H8394 תּובנה תּבוּנה תּבוּןo

Exodus 31:3 and in understanding,
Exodus 35:31 in understanding,
Exodus 36:1 and understanding
Deuteronomy 32:28 neither is there any understanding
1 Kings 4:29 and understanding,
1 Kings 7:14 and understanding,
Job 12:12 understanding.
Job 12:13 and understanding.
Job 26:12 and by his understanding
Job 32:11 to your reasons,
Psalms 49:3 shall be of understanding.
Psalms 78:72 them by the skilfulness
Psalms 136:5 To him that by intelligence
Psalms 147:5 his understanding
Proverbs 2:2 to understanding;
Proverbs 2:3 for understanding;
Proverbs 2:6 and understanding.
Proverbs 2:11 thee, understanding
Proverbs 3:13 understanding.
Proverbs 3:19 by understanding
Proverbs 5:1 to my understanding:
Proverbs 8:1 and understanding
Proverbs 10:23 of understanding
Proverbs 11:12 of understanding
Proverbs 14:29 understanding:
Proverbs 15:21 of understanding
Proverbs 17:27 of understanding
Proverbs 18:2 in understanding,
Proverbs 19:8 understanding
Proverbs 20:5 of understanding

Distinct usage

5 of understanding
3 and understanding
2 in understanding,
2 and understanding,
2 understanding.
2 and understanding.
2 nor understanding
2 understanding
2 by his understanding.
1 and in understanding,
1 neither is there any understanding
1 and by his understanding
1 to your reasons,
1 shall be of understanding.
1 his understanding
1 thee, understanding
1 by understanding
1 and by understanding
1 of understanding?
1 according to their own understanding,
1 under thee: there is no understanding
1 and with thine understanding
1 for understanding;
1 understanding:
1 them by the skilfulness
1 To him that by intelligence
1 of his understanding.
1 to understanding;
1 to my understanding:

Corresponding Greek Words

tevunah G3056 logos
tevunah G5428 phronesis
tevunah G5429 phronimos

Related words


H995 בּין bı̂yn

A primitive root; to separate mentally (or distinguish), that is, (generally) understand

KJV Usage: attend, consider, be cunning, diligently, direct, discern, eloquent, feel, inform, instruct, have intelligence, know, look well to, mark, perceive, be prudent, regard, (can) skill (-ful), teach, think, (cause, make to, get, give, have) understand (-ing), view, (deal) wise (-ly, man).

H257 אחבּן 'achbân
From H251 and H995; brother (that is, possessor) of understanding; Achban, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ahban.

H946 בּוּנה bûnâh
From H995; discretion; Bunah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Bunah.

H996 בּין bêyn
(Sometimes in the plural masculine or feminine); properly the constructively contracted form of an otherwise unused noun from H995; a distinction; but used only as a preposition, between (repeated before each noun, often with other particles); also as a conjugation, either ... or

KJV Usage: among, asunder, at, between (-twixt . . . and), + from (the widest), X in, out of, whether (it be... or), within.

H998 בּינה bı̂ynâh
From H995; understanding

KJV Usage: knowledge, meaning, X perfectly, understanding, wisdom.

H2985 יבין yâbı̂yn
From H995; intelligent; Jabin, the name of two Canaanitish kings

KJV Usage: Jabin.

H4000 מבון mâbôn
From H995; instructing

KJV Usage: taught.