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Just very curious if anyone had noticed that "wisdom" is a woman (Compare Pro 7: 4) How would you explain this seeming discrepancy to anyone who pointed this out?

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Hebrew used feminine and masculine pronouns for males, females, and things.  

it's a form of the grammar.  using a feminine pronoun for wisdom does not make it a female any more than a feminine pronoun made Saul a female.  

 

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In proverbs are we talking about a person or a quality? If a person then wouldn't the gender matter? If a quality it wouldn't matter would it.

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yes the "she" is correct in some languages .... 

this is about grammar .... 

and not about the ACTUAL meaning of the word ... 

THANK you for the "ship" example .... 

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and thank you all for your comments ............

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Yes in Spanish, the word Wisdom is feminine

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