A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal
relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
by wise counsel
as denominative from H2256
; (only in plural) properly steerage
(as a management of ropes
), that is, (figuratively) guidance
or (by implication) a plan
thou shalt make
A primitive root; to do
, in the broadest sense and widest application.
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
(in the sense of fighting
); a battle
(that is, the engagement
); generally war
(that is, warfare
and in multitude
(in any respect).
A primitive root; to advise
; reflexively to deliberate
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814
Count - 5386
in the sense of H3467
(literally or figuratively, personal, national or spiritual).
Thy war War is better managed by wisdom than by strength.
Proverbs 20:18 [Every] purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.
Luke 14:31 Or what king, going to make war against another king, sitteth not down first, and consulteth whether he be able with ten thousand to meet him that cometh against him with twenty thousand?
1 Corinthians 9:25-27 And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they [do it] to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible. ... But I keep under my body, and bring [it] into subjection: lest that by any means, when I have preached to others, I myself should be a castaway.
Ephesians 6:10-20 Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. ... For which I am an ambassador in bonds: that therein I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
1 Timothy 6:11-12 But thou, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness. ... Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, whereunto thou art also called, and hast professed a good profession before many witnesses.
2 Timothy 4:7 I have fought a good fight, I have finished [my] course, I have kept the faith:
Proverbs 11:14 Where no counsel [is], the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors [there is] safety.
Proverbs 15:22 Without counsel purposes are disappointed: but in the multitude of counsellors they are established.
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