Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 1342

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 2:192

KJV Translation Count — 92x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: righteousness (92)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. in a broad sense: state of him who is as he ought to be, righteousness, the condition acceptable to God
a. the doctrine concerning the way in which man may attain a state approved of God
b. integrity, virtue, purity of life, rightness, correctness of thinking, feeling, and acting
2. in a narrower sense, justice or the virtue which gives each his due

Strong's Definitions

dik-ah-yos-oo'-nay; from (1342) (δίκαιος); equity (of character or act); specially (Christian) justification: — righteousness.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becometh us to fulfil all G1343. Then he suffered him.


Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after G1343: for they shall be filled.


Blessed are they which are persecuted for G1343' sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.


For I say unto you, That except your G1343 shall exceed the G1343 of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.


But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his G1343; and all these things shall be added unto you.


For John came unto you in the way of G1343, and ye believed him not: but the publicans and the harlots believed him: and ye, when ye had seen it, repented not afterward, that ye might believe him.


In holiness and G1343 before him, all the days of our life.


And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of G1343, and of judgment:


Of G1343, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more;


But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh G1343, is accepted with him.