77 occurrences in 14 translations

'Right' in the Bible

He hides away sound and godly Wisdom and stores it for the righteous (those who are upright and in right standing with Him); He is a shield to those who walk uprightly and in integrity,

He keeps watch on the ways which are right, and takes care of those who have the fear of him.

Then you will understand what is right, just, and upright every good path.

So may you walk in the way of good men, and keep to the paths of the [consistently] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God).

Do not keep back good from those who have a right to it, when it is in the power of your hand to do it.

For the perverse are an abomination [extremely disgusting and detestable] to the Lord; but His confidential communion and secret counsel are with the [uncompromisingly] righteous (those who are upright and in right standing with Him).

He will come to his end for need of teaching; he is so foolish that he will go wandering from the right way.

Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips shall be right things.

All the words of my mouth are righteous (upright and in right standing with God); there is nothing contrary to truth or crooked in them.

They are all plain to him that understandeth, and right to them that find knowledge.

Through me kings have their power, and rulers give right decisions.

Riches and honor are with me, enduring wealth and righteousness (uprightness in every area and relation, and right standing with God).

I go in the road of righteousness, in the way of right judging:

Give instruction to a wise man and he will be yet wiser; teach a righteous man (one upright and in right standing with God) and he will increase in learning.

To call passengers who go right on their ways:

Blessings are upon the head of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) but the mouth of the wicked conceals violence.

The earnings of the righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) lead to life, but the profit of the wicked leads to further sin.

The tongues of those who are upright and in right standing with God are as choice silver; the minds of those who are wicked and out of harmony with God are of little value.

The hope of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) is gladness, but the expectation of the wicked (those who are out of harmony with God) comes to nothing.

Riches provide no security in any day of wrath and judgment, but righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) delivers from death.

The righteousness of the perfect maketh right his way, And by his wickedness doth the wicked fall.

He who is steadfast in righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) attains to life, but he who pursues evil does it to his own death.

Evil pursues sinners, but the consistently upright and in right standing with God is recompensed with good.

Uprightness and right standing with God (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation) elevate a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people.

The lips of the wise scatter knowledge, And the heart of fools is not right.

The Lord is far from the wicked, but He hears the prayer of the [consistently] righteous (the upright, in right standing with Him).

Righteous lips are the delight of kings; and they love him that speaketh right.

He who gives attention to the law of right will get good; and whoever puts his faith in the Lord is happy.

The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the [consistently] righteous man [upright and in right standing with God] runs into it and is safe, high [above evil] and strong.

The first to state his case seems right until another comes and cross-examines him.

Further, without knowledge desire is not good; and he who is over-quick in acting goes out of the right way.

The devastation of the wicked sweepeth them away, because they refuse to do what is right.

It is joy to a righteous man to do what is right; but it is ruin for the workers of iniquity.

He who earnestly seeks after and craves righteousness, mercy, and loving-kindness will find life in addition to righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) and honor.

A shrewd person sees danger and hides himself, but the naive keep right on going and suffer for it.

[In order] to show you what is right--sayings of truth-- [in order] to return a true saying to him who sent you.

If you do not have enough to pay, your bed will be taken right out from under you!

Yea, my reins shall rejoice, when thy lips speak right things.

Listen, my son, and be wise; keep your mind on the right course.

The father of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) shall greatly rejoice, and he who becomes the father of a wise child shall have joy in him.

Lie not in wait as a wicked man against the dwelling of the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God); destroy not his resting-place;

Whoever says to the wicked, "You're in the right," will be cursed by people and hated by nations.

A word spoken at the right time is like golden apples on a silver tray.

A shrewd person sees danger and hides himself, but the naive keep right on going and suffer for it.

Whosoever hideth her hideth the wind, and the ointment of his right hand, which bewrayeth itself.

By the transgression of a land many are its heads. And by an intelligent man, Who knoweth right -- it is prolonged.

Evil men have no knowledge of what is right; but those who go after the Lord have knowledge of all things.

The one who lives with integrity will be helped, but one who distorts right and wrong will suddenly fall.

He who takes from his father or his mother what is theirs by right, and says, It is no sin; is the same as a taker of life.

Many seek the ruler's face; but a man's right judgment is from Jehovah.

Open thy mouth for the dumb, For the right of all sons of change.

Let your mouth be open, judging rightly, and give right decisions in the cause of the poor and those in need.

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Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אמן 
'aman 
turn to the right
Usage: 1

אמת 
'emeth 
Usage: 127

גּאלּה 
G@ullah 
Usage: 14

ימין 
Yamiyn 
Usage: 139

ימן 
Yaman 
Usage: 4

ימני 
Y@maniy 
Usage: 32

ישׁר 
Yashar 
Usage: 26

ישׁר 
Yosher 
Usage: 14

ישׁר 
Yashar 
Usage: 119

כּוּן 
Kuwn 
Usage: 217

כּשׁר 
Kasher 
Usage: 3

כּשׁרון 
Kishrown 
Usage: 3

מישׁר מישׁור 
Miyshowr 
Usage: 23

מישׁר 
meyshar 
Usage: 19

משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

נכח 
Nakoach 
Usage: 4

נכחה 
N@kochah 
Usage: 4

צדּיק 
Tsaddiyq 
Usage: 206

צדק 
Tsadaq 
Usage: 41

צדקה 
Tsidqah (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

צדקה 
Ts@daqah 
Usage: 157

δεξιός 
Dexios 
Usage: 36

δικαιοκρισία 
Dikaiokrisia 
Usage: 1

δίκαιος 
Dikaios 
Usage: 57

δικαιοσύνη 
Dikaiosune 
Usage: 83

δικαιόω 
Dikaioo 
Usage: 35

δικαίωμα 
Dikaioma 
Usage: 10

δικαίως 
Dikaios 
Usage: 4

ἐξουσία 
Exousia 
Usage: 79

εὐθύς 
Euthus 
Usage: 12

εὐθύτης 
Euthutes 
Usage: 1

ὀρθοτομέω 
Orthotomeo 
Usage: 1

ὀρθῶς 
Orthos 
Usage: 2

σωφρονέω 
Sophroneo 
be in right mind , be sober , be sober minded , soberly
Usage: 6



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