Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

from 227

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 1:249

KJV Translation Count — 27x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: true (27)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. that which has not only the name and resemblance, but the real nature corresponding to the name, in every respect corresponding to the idea signified by the name, real, true genuine
a. opposite to what is fictitious, counterfeit, imaginary, simulated or pretended
b. it contrasts realities with their semblances
c. opposite to what is imperfect defective, frail, uncertain
2. true, veracious, sincere

Strong's Definitions

al-ay-thee-nos'; from (227) (ἀληθής); truthful: — true.

Concordance Results Using KJV

If therefore ye have not been faithful in the unrighteous mammon, who will commit to your trust the G228 riches?


That was the G228 Light, which lighteth every man that cometh into the world.


But the hour cometh, and now is, when the G228 worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him.


And herein is that saying G228, One soweth, and another reapeth.


Then Jesus said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Moses gave you not that bread from heaven; but my Father giveth you the G228 bread from heaven.


Then cried Jesus in the temple as he taught, saying, Ye both know me, and ye know whence I am: and I am not come of myself, but he that sent me is G228, whom ye know not.


I am the G228 vine, and my Father is the husbandman.


And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only G228 God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.


And he that saw it bare record, and his record is G228: and he knoweth that he saith G228, that ye might believe.


For they themselves shew of us what manner of entering in we had unto you, and how ye turned to God from idols to serve the living and G228 God;