Proverbs 1:2-3 DBY

2 to know wisdom and instruction; a to discern the words of understanding;

References for Proverbs 1:2

    • a 1:2 - 'Wisdom' here and in ver. 7 is chokmah. 'Instruction' means also, 'correction,' 'warning,' 'discipline,' Job 36.10.
      3 to receive the instruction of wisdom, b righteousness and judgment, and equity;

      References for Proverbs 1:3

        • b 1:3 - Sachal, it means 'intelligence,' 'circumspection,' and 'understanding,' as in ch. 3.4, also 'success,' 'good esteem:' see 'succeeded better,' 1Sam. 18.30.