Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from 6663

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1879b

KJV Translation Count — 157x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: righteousness (128), justice (15), right (9), righteous acts (3), moderately (1), righteously (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. justice, righteousness
a. righteousness (in government)
1. of judge, ruler, king
2. of law
3. of Davidic king Messiah
b. righteousness (of God's attribute)
c. righteousness (in a case or cause)
d. righteousness, truthfulness
e. righteousness (as ethically right)
f. righteousness (as vindicated), justification, salvation
1. of God
2. prosperity (of people)
g. righteous acts

Strong's Definitions

tsdaqah, tsed-aw-kaw'; from 6663; rightness (abstractly), subjectively (rectitude), objectively (justice), morally (virtue) or figuratively (prosperity): — justice, moderately, right(eous) (act, -ly, -ness).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for H6666.


For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the LORD, to do H6666 and judgment; that the LORD may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him.


So shall my H6666 answer for me in time to come, when it shall come for my hire before thy face: every one that is not speckled and spotted among the goats, and brown among the sheep, that shall be counted stolen with me.


And it shall be our H6666, if we observe to do all these commandments before the LORD our God, as he hath commanded us.


Speak not thou in thine heart, after that the LORD thy God hath cast them out from before thee, saying, For my H6666 the LORD hath brought me in to possess this land: but for the wickedness of these nations the LORD doth drive them out from before thee.


Not for thy H6666, or for the upH6666ness of thine heart, dost thou go to possess their land: but for the wickedness of these nations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee, and that he may perform the word which the LORD sware unto thy fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.


Understand therefore, that the LORD thy God giveth thee not this good land to possess it for thy H6666; for thou art a stiffnecked people.


In any case thou shalt deliver him the pledge again when the sun goeth down, that he may sleep in his own raiment, and bless thee: and it shall be H6666 unto thee before the LORD thy God.


And he provided the first part for himself, because there, in a portion of the lawgiver, was he seated; and he came with the heads of the people, he executed the H6666 of the LORD, and his judgments with Israel.


They that are delivered from the noise of archers in the places of drawing water, there shall they rehearse the H6666eous H6666 of the LORD, even the H6666eous H6666 toward the inhabitants of his villages in Israel: then shall the people of the LORD go down to the gates.


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