585 occurrences in 14 translations

'Truly' in the Bible

And the Lord said, Truly, if Cain is put to death, seven lives will be taken for his. And the Lord put a mark on Cain so that no one might put him to death.

And he gave him the name of Noah, saying, Truly, he will give us rest from our trouble and the hard work of our hands, because of the earth which was cursed by God.

For truly, I will send a great flow of waters over the earth, for the destruction from under the heaven of all flesh in which is the breath of life; everything on the earth will come to an end.

Truly, I will make my agreement with you and with your seed after you,

Now when he came near to Egypt, he said to Sarai, his wife, Truly, you are a fair woman and beautiful to the eye;

And he said to Abram, Truly, your seed will be living in a land which is not theirs, as servants to a people who will be cruel to them for four hundred years;

So she called the name of the LORD who spoke to her, "You are "God who sees,' because I have truly seen the one who looks after me."

And I will give her a blessing so that you will have a son by her: truly my blessing will be on her, and she will be the mother of nations: kings of peoples will be her offspring.

As for Ishmael, I have given ear to your prayer: truly I have given him my blessing and I will make him fertile and give him great increase; he will be the father of twelve chiefs, and I will make him a great nation.

But God came to Abimelech in a dream in the night, and said to him, Truly you are a dead man because of the woman whom you have taken; for she is a man's wife.

and also, truly she is my sister, daughter of my father, only not daughter of my mother, and she becometh my wife;

My lord, truly you are a great chief among us; take the best of our resting-places for your dead; not one of us will keep back from you a place where you may put your dead to rest.

And now if ye will deal kindly and truly with my master, tell me: and if not, tell me; that I may turn to the right hand, or to the left.

And Esau said, Truly, I am at the point of death: what profit is the birthright to me?

And Isaac said, Come near so that I may put my hand on you, my son, and see if you are truly my son Esau or not.

And he said, Are you truly my son Esau? And he said, I am.

And Jacob, awaking from his sleep, said, Truly, the Lord is in this place and I was not conscious of it.

And Laban said to him, Truly, you are my bone and my flesh. And he kept Jacob with him for the space of a month.

And you said, Truly, I will be good to you, and make your seed like the sand of the sea which may not be numbered.

But Jacob replied, No, I beg of you, if now I have found favor in your sight, receive my gift that I am presenting; for truly to see your face is to me as if I had seen the face of God, and you have received me favorably.

And God said to him, I am God, the Ruler of all: be fertile, and have increase; a nation, truly a group of nations, will come from you, and kings will be your offspring;

For truly I was carried away from the land of the Hebrews by unlawful force, and here too I have done nothing for which they should put me into the dungeon.

Then they said to one another, "Truly we are guilty concerning our brother, because we saw the distress of his soul when he pleaded with us, yet we would not listen; therefore this distress has come upon us."

Truly, if we had not let the time go by, we might have come back again by now.

And said, O sir, we came down truly the first time to buy food;

Is not this the cup from which my lord takes wine and by which he gets knowledge of the future? Truly, you have done evil.

The one went away from me, and I said, Truly he has come to a violent death; and from that time I have not seen him,

Now truly, your eyes see, and the eyes of my brother Benjamin see, that it is my mouth which says these things to you.

And they said to him, Truly you have kept us from death; may we have grace in your eyes, and we will be Pharaoh's servants.

And the time drew nigh that Israel must die: and he called his son Joseph, and said unto him, If now I have found grace in thy sight, put, I pray thee, thy hand under my thigh, and deal kindly and truly with me; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:

And said to me, Truly, I will make you fertile and give you increase and will make of you a great family of nations: and I will give this land to your seed after you to be their heritage for ever.

And his father refused, and said, I know it, my son, I know it: he also shall become a people, and he also shall be great: but truly his younger brother shall be greater than he, and his seed shall become a multitude of nations.

Then his brothers went, and falling at his feet, said, Truly, we are your servants.

And God said, Truly, I have seen the grief of my people in Egypt, and their cry because of their cruel masters has come to my ears; for I have knowledge of their sorrows;

For now, truly, the cry of the children of Israel has come to me, and I have seen the cruel behaviour of the Egyptians to them.

And he said, Truly I will be with you; and this will be the sign to you that I have sent you: when you have taken the children of Israel out of Egypt, you will give worship to God on this mountain.

Go and get together the chiefs of the children of Israel, and say to them, The Lord, the God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, has been seen by me, and has said, Truly I have taken up your cause, because of what is done to you in Egypt;

Then Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cutting off the skin of her son's private parts, and touching his feet with it, she said, Truly you are a husband of blood to me.

And Pharaoh said, Truly, the people of the land are increasing in number, and you are keeping them back from their work.

And truly my ears are open to the cry of the children of Israel whom the Egyptians keep under their yoke; and I have kept in mind my agreement.

Truly, tomorrow about this time I will send down an ice-storm, such as never was in Egypt from its earliest days till now.

And Moses said, You have spoken truly; I will never see your face again.

"But if you truly obey his voice and do all that I say, then I will be an enemy to your enemies and an adversary to your adversaries.

Say to the Israelites, Truly you shall keep My Sabbaths, for it is a sign between Me and you throughout your generations, that you may know that I, the Lord, sanctify you [set you apart for Myself].

"When a person commits a truly treacherous act and sins inadvertently concerning the sacred things of the LORD, then he is to bring a trespass offering to the LORD from the flock as compensation for his guilt. It is to be a ram without defect, estimated as to its value in silver shekels, according to the sanctuary shekel.

And they said, We came to the land where you sent us, and truly it is flowing with milk and honey: and here is some of the produce of it.

Say unto them, As truly as I live, saith the LORD, as ye have spoken in mine ears, so will I do to you:

And the children of Israel said to Moses, Truly, destruction has come on us; an evil fate has overtaken us all.

and Balak saith unto Balaam, 'Did I not diligently sent unto thee to call for thee? why didst thou not come unto me? am I not truly able to honour thee?'

I saw them from the top of the rocks. I watched them from the hills. Truly this is a people that lives by itself and doesn't matter among the nations.

Truly, not one of the men of twenty years old and over who came out of Egypt will see the land which I gave by oath to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; because they have not been true to me with all their heart;

Truly, not one of this evil generation will see that good land which I said I would give to your fathers,

So keep these laws and do them; for so will your wisdom and good sense be clear in the eyes of the peoples, who hearing all these laws will say, Truly, this great nation is a wise and far-seeing people.

But if from there you will seek (inquire for and require as necessity) the Lord your God, you will find Him if you [truly] seek Him with all your heart [and mind] and soul and life.

"The LORD our God truly has displayed his glory and power, for we heard him from out of the fire today. We have witnessed how God spoke to human beings, yet they lived.

And it will be that if you truly give ear to the orders which I put before you this day, loving the Lord your God and worshipping him with all your heart and all your soul,

Thou shalt truly tithe all the increase of thy seed, that the field bringeth forth year by year.

Seven days shalt thou celebrate a solemn feast unto the LORD thy God in the place which the LORD shall choose; because the LORD thy God shall have blessed thee in all thy fruits and in all the works of thine hands, therefore, thou shalt truly be glad.

Truly all the nations will say, Why has the Lord done so to this land? what is the reason for this great and burning wrath?

Truly, my face will be turned away from them in that day, because of all the evil they have done in going after other gods.

And the men answered her, Our life for yours, if ye utter not this our business. And it shall be, when the LORD hath given us the land, that we will deal kindly and truly with thee.

And they said unto Joshua, Truly the LORD hath delivered into our hands all the land; for even all the inhabitants of the country do faint because of us.

Joshua continued, "This is how you will know the living God is among you and that he will truly drive out before you the Canaanites, Hittites, Hivites, Perizzites, Girgashites, Amorites, and Jebusites.

He answered, "Truly I am the commander of the Lord's army. Now I have arrived!" Joshua bowed down with his face to the ground and asked, "What does my master want to say to his servant?"

And Achan answereth Joshua, and saith, 'Truly I have sinned against Jehovah, God of Israel, and thus and thus I have done;

And on that day Moses took an oath, saying, Truly the land where your feet have been placed will become a heritage for you and your children for ever, because you have been true to the Lord your God with all your heart.

So Joshua told the tribes of Joseph, which were Ephraim and Manasseh, "You're truly a numerous group, and you have great power. You are not to have only one allotment,

"But truly we have done this out of concern, for a reason, saying, 'In time to come your sons may say to our sons, "What have you to do with the LORD, the God of Israel?

Then the Lord said to him, Truly, I will be with you, and you will overcome the Midianites as if they were one man.

And the thorn said to the trees, If it is truly your desire to make me your king, then come and put your faith in my shade; and if not, may fire come out of the thorn, burning up the cedars of Lebanon.

Now therefore, if ye have done truly and sincerely, in that ye have made Abimelech king, and if ye have dealt well with Jerubbaal and his house, and have done unto him according to the deserving of his hands;

If ye then have dealt truly and sincerely with Jerubbaal and with his house this day, then rejoice ye in Abimelech, and let him also rejoice in you:

Jephthah made this solemn vow to the LORD: "If you truly give the Ammonites into my control,

Then Samson's wife, weeping over him, said, Truly you have no love for me but only hate; you have put a hard question to the children of my people and have not given me the answer. And he said to her, See, I have not given the answer even to my father or my mother; am I to give it to you?

And her father said, I truly thought you utterly hated her, so I gave her to your companion. Is her younger sister not fairer than she? Take her, I pray you, instead.

And Samson said to them, If you go on like this, truly I will take my full payment from you; and that will be the end of it.

And they said, No; we will take you and give you up into their hands, but truly we will not put you to death. So knotting two new cords round him they took him up from the rock.

Then Delilah said to Samson, See, you have been making sport of me with false words; now, say truly how may you be put in bands?

Then Delilah said to Samson, Up to now you have made sport of me with false words; now say truly, how may you be put in bands? And he said to her, If you get the seven twists of my hair worked into the cloth you are making and fixed with the pin, I will become feeble and will be like any other man.

He restored the 1,100 shekels of silver to his mother, and she said, I had truly dedicated the silver to the Lord from my hand for my son to make a graven image and a molten image; now therefore, I will restore it to you.

And Ruth the Moabitess said, Truly, he said to me, Keep near my young men till all my grain is cut.

And now, truly I am one that has the right of redemption, yet there is one that has the right of redemption who is nearer than I.

And she made an oath, and said, O Lord of armies, if you will truly take note of the sorrow of your servant, not turning away from me but keeping me in mind, and will give me a man-child, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, and his hair will never be cut.

Those who were full are offering themselves as servants for bread; those who were in need are at rest; truly, she who had no children has become the mother of seven; and she who had a family is wasted with sorrow.

For this reason the Lord God of Israel has said, Truly I did say that your family and your father's people would have their place before me for ever: but now the Lord says, Let it not be so; I will give honour to those by whom I am honoured, and those who have no respect for me will be of small value in my eyes.

If you fear the LORD, serve him, obey him, and don't rebel against the commandment of the LORD, then both you and the king who rules over you will truly follow the LORD your God.

Then Samuel said to the people, Have no fear: truly you have done evil, but do not be turned away from the Lord; be his servants with all your heart;

And Saul said, Truly, I have done the orders of the Lord and have gone the way the Lord sent me; I have taken Agag, the king of Amalek, and have given the Amalekites up to destruction.

Then Samuel said, Make Agag, the king of the Amalekites, come here to me. And Agag came to him shaking with fear. And Agag said, Truly the pain of death is past.

And David sware moreover, and said, Thy father certainly knoweth that I have found grace in thine eyes; and he saith, Let not Jonathan know this, lest he be grieved: but truly as the LORD liveth, and as thy soul liveth, there is but a step between me and death.

And David told the priest, Truly women have been kept from us in these three days since I came out, and the food bags and utensils of the young men are clean, and although the bread will be used in a secular way, it will be set apart in the clean bags.

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Root Form
Definition
Usage
אוּלם 
'uwlam 
but , but truly , surely , very deed , howbeit , wherefore , truly , not translated
Usage: 18

אכן 
'aken 
Usage: 18

אמוּן 
'emuwn 
Usage: 5

אמנה אמוּנה 
'emuwnah 
Usage: 49

אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

אמנם 
'omnam 
Usage: 8

אמת 
'emeth 
Usage: 127

בּטח 
Batach 
Usage: 120

גּלל 
Galal 
Usage: 18

חסה 
Chacah 
to trust , to make a refuge , have hope
Usage: 37

חסוּת 
Chacuwth 
Usage: 1

חצצרה 
Chatsots@rah 
Usage: 29

חצרר חצצר חצר 
Chatsar 
Usage: 6

יבל יובל 
Yowbel 
Usage: 27

יחל 
Yachal 
Usage: 41

יצב 
Y@tseb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

יצּיב 
Yatstsiyb (Aramaic) 
Usage: 5

מבטח 
Mibtach 
Usage: 15

מחסה מחסה 
Machaceh 
Usage: 20

עשׂר 
`asar 
Usage: 9

צדא 
Ts@da' (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

קשׁט קשׁוט 
Q@showt (Aramaic) 
Usage: 2

קשׁט קשׁט 
Qoshet 
Usage: 2

רחץ 
R@chats (Aramaic) 
Usage: 1

שׁפר שׁופר 
Showphar 
Usage: 72

תּקוע 
Taqowa` 
Usage: 1

ἀλήθεια 
Aletheia 
truth , truly 99 , true , verity
Usage: 87

ἀληθεύω 
Aletheuo 
tell the truth , speak the truth
Usage: 2

ἀληθής 
Alethes 
Usage: 17

ἀληθινός 
Alethinos 
Usage: 16

ἀληθῶς 
Alethos 
of a truth , indeed , surely , truly , very ,
Usage: 13

ἄσπονδος 
Aspondos 
Usage: 2

γνήσιος 
Gnesios 
Usage: 4

ἐλπίζω 
Elpizo 
Usage: 29

μέν 
men 
indeed , verily , truly , not tr ,
Usage: 63

ναί 
Nai 
yea , even so , yes , truth , verily , surely
Usage: 24

ὄντως 
Ontos 
Usage: 9

παρακαταθήκη 
Parakatatheke 
Usage: 2

πείθω 
Peitho 
Usage: 52

πεποίθησις 
Pepoithesis 
Usage: 6

πιστεύω 
Pisteuo 
believe , commit unto , commit to trust , be committed unto , be put in trust with , be commit to one's trust , believer
Usage: 163

πιστός 
Pistos 
Usage: 51

προελπίζω 
Proelpizo 
Usage: 1

σάλπιγξ 
Salpigx 
Usage: 10

σαλπίζω 
Salpizo 
Usage: 11

σαλπιστής 
Salpistes 
Usage: 1



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