أَمْثَالٌ 17:28

بَلِ ٱلْأَحْمَقُ إِذَا سَكَتَ يُحْسَبُ حَكِيمًا، وَمَنْ ضَمَّ شَفَتَيْهِ فَهِيمًا. ٢٨ 28
Even a fool is thought to be wise if he keeps silent; when he keeps his mouth shut, he is considered to be intelligent.
Even
a
fool
StrongsID:
h191
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֱוִיל
Transliteration:
ʼĕvîyl
Pronounciation:
ev-eel'
Part of Speech:
Adjective Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root (meaning to be perverse); (figuratively) silly; fool(-ish) (man).
when
he
holdeth
his
peace
StrongsID:
h2790
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חָרַשׁ
Transliteration:
chârash
Pronounciation:
khaw-rash'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to scratch, i.e. (by implication) to engrave, plough; hence (from the use of tools) to fabricate (of any material); figuratively, to devise (in a bad sense); hence (from the idea of secrecy) to be silent, to let alone; hence (by implication) to be deaf (as an accompaniment of dumbness); [idiom] altogether, cease, conceal, be deaf, devise, ear, graven, imagine, leave off speaking, hold peace, plow(-er, man), be quiet, rest, practise secretly, keep silence, be silent, speak not a word, be still, hold tongue, worker.
is
counted
StrongsID:
h2803
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חָשַׁב
Transliteration:
châshab
Pronounciation:
khaw-shab'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to plait or interpenetrate, i.e. (literally) to weave or (generally) to fabricate; figuratively, to plot or contrive (usually in a malicious sense); hence (from the mental effort) to think, regard, value, compute; (make) account (of), conceive, consider, count, cunning (man, work, workman), devise, esteem, find out, forecast, hold, imagine, impute, invent, be like, mean, purpose, reckon(-ing be made), regard, think.
wise
StrongsID:
h2450
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חָכָם
Transliteration:
châkâm
Pronounciation:
khaw-kawm'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from חָכַם; wise, (i.e. intelligent, skilful or artful); cunning (man), subtil, (un-), wise((hearted), man).
and
he
that
shutteth
StrongsID:
h331
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אָטַם
Transliteration:
ʼâṭam
Pronounciation:
aw-tam'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to close (the lips or ears); by analology to contract (a window by bevelled jambs); narrow, shut, stop.
his
lips
StrongsID:
h8193
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׂפָה
Transliteration:
sâphâh
Pronounciation:
saw-faw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
or (in dual and plural) שֶׂפֶת; probably from סָפָה or שָׁפָה through the idea of termination (compare סוֹף); the lip (as a natural boundary); by implication, language; by analogy, a margin (of a vessel, water, cloth, etc.); band, bank, binding, border, brim, brink, edge, language, lip, prating, (sea-)shore, side, speech, talk, (vain) words.
is
esteemed
a
man
of
understanding
StrongsID:
h995
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בִּין
Transliteration:
bîyn
Pronounciation:
bene
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to separate mentally (or distinguish), i.e.(generally) understand; attend, consider, be cunning, diligently, direct, discern, eloquent, feel, inform, instruct, have intelligence, know, look well to, mark, perceive, be prudent, regard, (can) skill(-full), teach, think, (cause, make to, get, give, have) understand(-ing), view, (deal) wise(-ly, man).