H571 אמת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Contracted from H539; stability; figuratively certainty, truth, trustworthiness

KJV Usage: assured (-ly), establishment, faithful, right, sure, true (-ly, -th), verity.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


n f
1. firmness, faithfulness, truth
a. sureness, reliability
b. stability, continuance
c. faithfulness, reliableness
d. truth
1. as spoken
2. of testimony and judgment
3. of divine instruction
4. truth as a body of ethical or religious knowledge
5. true doctrine adv
2. in truth, truly
Origin: contracted from H539
TWOT: 116k
Parts of Speech:

1) firmness, faithfulness, truth
1a) sureness, reliability
1b) stability, continuance
1c) faithfulness, reliableness
1d) truth
1d1) as spoken
1d2) of testimony and judgment
1d3) of divine instruction
1d4) truth as a body of ethical or religious knowledge
1d5) true doctrine
2) in truth, truly

View how H571 אמת is used in the Bible

First 30 of 127 occurrences of H571 אמת

Genesis 24:27 and his truth:
Genesis 24:48 in the right
Genesis 24:49 and truly
Genesis 32:10 and of all the truth,
Genesis 42:16 whether there is any truth
Genesis 47:29 and truly
Exodus 18:21 of truth,
Exodus 34:6 and truth,
Deuteronomy 13:14 and, behold, if it is truth,
Deuteronomy 17:4 and, behold, it is true,
Deuteronomy 22:20 shall be true,
Joshua 2:12 me a true
Joshua 2:14 and truly
Joshua 24:14 and in truth:
Judges 9:15 If in truth
Judges 9:16 truly
Judges 9:19 truly
1 Samuel 12:24 him in truth
2 Samuel 2:6 and truth
2 Samuel 7:28 are true,
2 Samuel 15:20 and truth
1 Kings 2:4 me in truth
1 Kings 3:6 thee in truth,
1 Kings 10:6 It was a true
1 Kings 17:24 is truth.
1 Kings 22:16 me nothing but that which is true
2 Kings 20:3 thee in truth
2 Kings 20:19 and truth
2 Chronicles 9:5 It was a true
2 Chronicles 15:3 the true

Distinct usage

12 and truth
6 the truth
6 of truth
4 and thy truth
3 and truth,
3 truth
3 and truly
2 truly
2 in truth
2 of truth;
2 of truth.
2 in truth,
2 and truth.
2 true
2 in thy truth.
2 thy truth.
2 thee in truth
1 and his truth:
1 in the right
1 and of all the truth,
1 whether there is any truth
1 and, behold, if it is truth,
1 and, behold, it is true,
1 shall be true,
1 and in truth:
1 If in truth
1 It was a true
1 is truth.
1 me nothing but that which is true
1 It was a true
1 the true
1 nothing but the truth
1 and their establishment,
1 for he was a faithful
1 and true
1 right,
1 are true
1 me in thy truth,
1 thy truth?
1 even thy truth,
1 in thy truth:
1 his truth
1 and for thy truth's
1 is the truth.
1 are truth.
1 upon him in truth.
1 shall be a sure
1 the truth,
1 that faithfully
1 in truth.
1 to truth.
1 but not in truth,
1 for truth
1 Yea, truth
1 faithfully.
1 for of a truth
1 hath truly
1 be a true
1 is true:
1 was true,

Corresponding Greek Words

emet G225 aletheia
emet G226 aletheuo
emet G227 alethes
emet G228 alethinos
emet G1342 dikaios
emet G1343 dikaiosune
emet G1654 eleemosune

Related words


H573 אמתּי 'ămittay
From H571; veracious; Amittai, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Amittai.

H539 אמן 'âman

A primitive root; properly to build up or support; to foster as a parent or nurse; figuratively to render (or be) firm or faithful, to trust or believe, to be permanent or quiet; morally to be true or certain; once (in Isaiah 30:21; by interchange for H541) to go to the right hand

KJV Usage: hence assurance, believe, bring up, establish, + fail, be faithful (of long continuance, stedfast, sure, surely, trusty, verified), nurse, (-ing father), (put), trust, turn to the right.

H525 אמון 'âmôn
From H539, probably in the sense of training; skilled, that is, an architect (like H542)

KJV Usage: one brought up.

H529 אמוּן 'êmûn
From H539; established, that is, (figuratively) trusty; also (abstractly) trustworthiness

KJV Usage: faith (-ful), truth.

H540 אמן 'ăman
(Chaldee); corresponding to H539

KJV Usage: believe, faithful, sure.

H541 אמן 'âman
Denominative from H3225; to take the right hand road

KJV Usage: turn to the right. See H539.

H542 אמן 'âmân
From H539 (in the sense of training); an expert

KJV Usage: cunning workman.

H543 אמן 'âmên
From H539; sure; abstractly faithfulness; adverbially truly

KJV Usage: Amen, so be it, truth.

H544 אמן 'ômen
From H539; verity

KJV Usage: truth.

H550 אמינון אמנון 'amnôn 'ămı̂ynôn
אמינון אמנון
'amnôn 'ămı̂ynôn
am-nohn', am-ee-nohn'
From H539; faithful; Amnon (or Aminon), a son of David

KJV Usage: Amnon.