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Lexicon :: Strong's H530 - 'ĕmûnâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

אֱמוּנָה ʼĕmûwnâh, em-oo-naw'; or (shortened) אֱמֻנָה ʼĕmunâh; feminine of H529; literally firmness; figuratively security; morally fidelity:—faith(-ful, -ly, -ness, (man)), set office, stability, steady, truly, truth, verily.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x

The KJV translates Strong's H530 in the following manner: faithfulness (18x), truth (13x), faithfully (5x), office (5x), faithful (3x), faith (1x), stability (1x), steady (1x), truly (1x), verily (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 49x
The KJV translates Strong's H530 in the following manner: faithfulness (18x), truth (13x), faithfully (5x), office (5x), faithful (3x), faith (1x), stability (1x), steady (1x), truly (1x), verily (1x).
  1. firmness, fidelity, steadfastness, steadiness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֱמוּנָה ʼĕmûwnâh, em-oo-naw'; or (shortened) אֱמֻנָה ʼĕmunâh; feminine of H529; literally firmness; figuratively security; morally fidelity:—faith(-ful, -ly, -ness, (man)), set office, stability, steady, truly, truth, verily.
STRONGS H530: Abbreviations
אֱמוּנָה noun feminine firmness, steadfastness, fidelity Exodus 17:12 + 46 times; אֱמוּנוֺת Proverbs 28:20.
1. literally firmness, steadiness: Exodus 17:12 וַיְהִי יָדָיו א׳ his hands were steadiness (i.e. steady).
2. stead-fastness, אֱמוּנַת עִתֶּיךָ steadfastness of thy times Isaiah 33:6.
3. faithfulness, trust:
a. of human conduct Psalm 37:3; Proverbs 12:22; Jeremiah 5:3; Jeremiah 7:28; Jeremiah 9:2; 2 Kings 12:16; in office 2 Kings 22:7; 2 Chronicles 19:9; 31:12; 34:12; (על) בֶּאֱמוּנָה in trust (over) 1 Chronicles 9:22, 26, 31; 2 Chronicles 31:15, 18; דֶּרֶח א׳ Psalm 119:30; אִישׁ אֱמוּנוֺת man of great faithfulness Proverbs 28:20; associated with צֶדֶק in human character יַגִּיד צֶדֶק יָפִיחַ א׳ who breatheth out faithfulness sheweth forth righteousness Proverbs 12:17; compare 1 Samuel 26:23; Isaiah 59:4; Jeremiah 5:1; צַדִּיק בֶּאֱמוּנָתוֺ יִחְיֶה a righteous man by his faithfulness liveth Habakkuk 2:4 (> faith Luth AV RV).
b. as a divine attribute Psalm 88:12; Psalm 89:2; Psalm 89:3; Psalm 89:6; Psalm 89:9; Isaiah 25:1; Hosea 2:22; Lamentations 3:21; אֵל אֱמוּנָה Deuteronomy 32:4; his faithfulness is shewn in his works Psalm 33:4; commands Psalm 119:86; in affliction Psalm 119:75; in his oath to David Psalm 89:50. it reacheth unto the skies Psalm 36:6; unto all generations Psalm 100:5; Psalm 119:90; he will not belie it Psalm 89:34. It is אֱמוּנָה אֹמֶן Isaiah 25:1; compare אֱמוּנָה מְאֹד Psalm 119:138. It is closely associated with the divine חֶסֶד mercy Psalm 89:25; Psalm 92:3; Psalm 98:3; Hosea 2:22; with the divine צדֶק, צְדָקָה Psalm 96:13; Psalm 143:1; Isaiah 11:5; & salvation Psalm 40:11.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


17:12; 17:12



1 Samuel


2 Kings

12:16; 22:7

1 Chronicles

9:22; 9:26; 9:31

2 Chronicles

19:9; 31:12; 31:15; 31:18; 34:12


33:4; 36:6; 37:3; 40:11; 88:12; 89:2; 89:3; 89:6; 89:9; 89:25; 89:34; 89:50; 92:3; 96:13; 98:3; 100:5; 119:30; 119:75; 119:86; 119:90; 119:138; 143:1


12:17; 12:22; 28:20; 28:20


11:5; 25:1; 25:1; 33:6; 59:4


5:1; 5:3; 7:28; 9:2




2:22; 2:22




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H530 matches the Hebrew אֱמוּנָה ('ĕmûnâ),
which occurs 49 times in 49 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:12 - But Moses’ hands became heavy; so they took a stone and put it under him, and he sat on it. And Aaron and Hur supported his hands, one on one side, and the other on the other side; and his hands were steady until the going down of the sun.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:4 - He is the Rock, His work is perfect;
For all His ways are justice,
A God of truth and without injustice;
Righteous and upright is He.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:23 - “May the LORD repay every man for his righteousness and his faithfulness; for the LORD delivered you into my hand today, but I would not stretch out my hand against the LORD’s anointed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 12:15 - Moreover they did not require an account from the men into whose hand they delivered the money to be paid to workmen, for they dealt faithfully.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:7 - “However there need be no accounting made with them of the money delivered into their hand, because they deal faithfully.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:22 - All those chosen as gatekeepers were two hundred and twelve. They were recorded by their genealogy, in their villages. David and Samuel the seer had appointed them to their trusted office.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:26 - For in this trusted office were four chief gatekeepers; they were Levites. And they had charge over the chambers and treasuries of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:31 - Mattithiah of the Levites, the firstborn of Shallum the Korahite, had the trusted office over the things that were baked in the pans.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:9 - And he commanded them, saying, “Thus you shall act in the fear of the LORD, faithfully and with a loyal heart:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:12 - Then they faithfully brought in the offerings, the tithes, and the dedicated things; Cononiah the Levite had charge of them, and Shimei his brother was the next.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:15 - And under him were Eden, Miniamin, Jeshua, Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, his faithful assistants in the cities of the priests, to distribute allotments to their brethren by divisions, to the great as well as the small.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:18 - and to all who were written in the genealogy—their little ones and their wives, their sons and daughters, the whole company of them—for in their faithfulness they sanctified themselves in holiness.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:12 - And the men did the work faithfully. Their overseers were Jahath and Obadiah the Levites, of the sons of Merari, and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathites, to supervise. Others of the Levites, all of whom were skillful with instruments of music,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:4 - For the word of the LORD is right,
And all His work is done in truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 36:5 - Your mercy, O LORD, is in the heavens;
Your faithfulness reaches to the clouds.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:3 - Trust in the LORD, and do good;
Dwell in the land, and feed on His faithfulness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:10 - I have not hidden Your righteousness within my heart;
I have declared Your faithfulness and Your salvation;
I have not concealed Your lovingkindness and Your truth
From the great assembly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:11 - Shall Your lovingkindness be declared in the grave?
Or Your faithfulness in the place of destruction?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:1 - A Contemplation[fn] of Ethan the Ezrahite.

I will sing of the mercies of the LORD forever;
With my mouth will I make known Your faithfulness to all generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:2 - For I have said, “Mercy shall be built up forever;
Your faithfulness You shall establish in the very heavens.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:5 - And the heavens will praise Your wonders, O LORD;
Your faithfulness also in the assembly of the saints.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:8 - O LORD God of hosts,
Who is mighty like You, O LORD?
Your faithfulness also surrounds You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:24 - “But My faithfulness and My mercy shall be with him,
And in My name his horn shall be exalted.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:33 - Nevertheless My lovingkindness I will not utterly take from him,
Nor allow My faithfulness to fail.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:49 - Lord, where are Your former lovingkindnesses,
Which You swore to David in Your truth?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:2 - To declare Your lovingkindness in the morning,
And Your faithfulness every night,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 96:13 - For He is coming, for He is coming to judge the earth.
He shall judge the world with righteousness,
And the peoples with His truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 98:3 - He has remembered His mercy and His faithfulness to the house of Israel;
All the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 100:5 - For the LORD is good;
His mercy is everlasting,
And His truth endures to all generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:30 - I have chosen the way of truth;
Your judgments I have laid before me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:75 - I know, O LORD, that Your judgments are right,
And that in faithfulness You have afflicted me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:86 - All Your commandments are faithful;
They persecute me wrongfully;
Help me!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:90 - Your faithfulness endures to all generations;
You established the earth, and it abides.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:138 - Your testimonies, which You have commanded,
Are righteous and very faithful.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:1 - A Psalm of David.

Hear my prayer, O LORD,
Give ear to my supplications!
In Your faithfulness answer me,
And in Your righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:17 - He who speaks truth declares righteousness,
But a false witness, deceit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:22 - Lying lips are an abomination to the LORD,
But those who deal truthfully are His delight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:20 - A faithful man will abound with blessings,
But he who hastens to be rich will not go unpunished.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 11:5 - Righteousness shall be the belt of His loins,
And faithfulness the belt of His waist.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:1 - O LORD, You are my God.
I will exalt You,
I will praise Your name,
For You have done wonderful things;
Your counsels of old are faithfulness and truth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:6 - Wisdom and knowledge will be the stability of your times,
And the strength of salvation;
The fear of the LORD is His treasure.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:4 - No one calls for justice,
Nor does any plead for truth.
They trust in empty words and speak lies;
They conceive evil and bring forth iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:1 - “Run to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem;
See now and know;
And seek in her open places
If you can find a man,
If there is anyone who executes judgment,
Who seeks the truth,
And I will pardon her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 5:3 - O LORD, are not Your eyes on the truth?
You have stricken them,
But they have not grieved;
You have consumed them,
But they have refused to receive correction.
They have made their faces harder than rock;
They have refused to return.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 7:28 - “So you shall say to them, ‘This is a nation that does not obey the voice of the LORD their God nor receive correction. Truth has perished and has been cut off from their mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:3 - “And like their bow they have bent their tongues for lies.
They are not valiant for the truth on the earth.
For they proceed from evil to evil,
And they do not know Me,” says the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:23 - They are new every morning;
Great is Your faithfulness.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 2:20 - I will betroth you to Me in faithfulness,
And you shall know the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:4 - “Behold the proud,
His soul is not upright in him;
But the just shall live by his faith.
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