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Lexicon :: Strong's H571 - 'ĕmeṯ

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Part of Speech
adverb, feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Contracted from אָמַן (H539)
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Strong’s Definitions

אֶמֶת ʼemeth, eh'-meth; contracted from H539; stability; (figuratively) certainty, truth, trustworthiness:—assured(-ly), establishment, faithful, right, sure, true (-ly, -th), verity.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 127x

The KJV translates Strong's H571 in the following manner: truth (92x), true (18x), truly (7x), right (3x), faithfully (2x), assured (1x), assuredly (1x), establishment (1x), faithful (1x), sure (1x), verity (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 127x
The KJV translates Strong's H571 in the following manner: truth (92x), true (18x), truly (7x), right (3x), faithfully (2x), assured (1x), assuredly (1x), establishment (1x), faithful (1x), sure (1x), verity (1x).
feminine noun
  1. firmness, faithfulness, truth

    1. sureness, reliability

    2. stability, continuance

    3. faithfulness, reliableness

    4. truth

      1. as spoken

      2. of testimony and judgment

      3. of divine instruction

      4. truth as a body of ethical or religious knowledge

      5. true doctrine

  2. in truth, truly

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶמֶת ʼemeth, eh'-meth; contracted from H539; stability; (figuratively) certainty, truth, trustworthiness:—assured(-ly), establishment, faithful, right, sure, true (-ly, -th), verity.
STRONGS H571: Abbreviations
אֱמֶת noun feminine firmness, faithfulness, truth (contracted for אֱמֶנֶת from אָמֵן) Genesis 24:48 106 times; suffix אֲמִתּוֺ, אֲמִתְּךָ Psalm 91:4 + 18 times
1. reliability, sureness: דֶּרֶח אֱמֶת sure way Genesis 24:48 (J); שׂכר אמת sure reward Proverbs 11:18; אות אמת sure token Joshua 2:12 (J); זֶרַע אמת Jeremiah 2:21.
2. stability, con-tinuance: שָׁלוֺם וֶאֱמֶת peace and stability Isaiah 39:8 (= 2 Kings 20:19) Esther 9:30; Jeremiah 33:6; Zechariah 8:19, compare שׁלום אמת Jeremiah 14:13.
3. faithfulness, reliableness:
(a.) of men אִישׁ אֱמֶת faithful man Nehemiah 7:2; אנשׁי אמת Exodus 18:21 (E); הָלַח בֶּאֱמֶת walk in faithfulness, faithfully 1 Kings 2:4; 1 Kings 3:6; 2 Kings 20:3; Isaiah 38:3 compare 1 Samuel 12:24; of י׳, בַּאֲמִתֶּ֑ךָ Psalm 25:5; Psalm 26:3; Psalm 86:11; עיר האמת Zechariah 8:3; of men Psalm 45:5; Psalm 51:8; 2 Chronicles 31:20; 32:1; Proverbs 29:14; Isaiah 10:20; Isaiah 42:3; Isaiah 48:1; ובתמים בא׳ Judges 9:16, 19; Joshua 24:14; חֶסֶד וֶאֱ׳ mercy and faithfulness Proverbs 3:3; Proverbs 14:22; Proverbs 16:6; Proverbs 20:28; Hosea 4:1, & the phrase עשׂה חסד ואמת Genesis 24:49; Genesis 47:29; Joshua 2:14 (J) 2 Samuel 15:20.
(b.) an attribute of God Psalm 54:7; Psalm 71:22; Isaiah 38:18, 19; Isaiah 61:8; נתן אמת Micah 7:20; עשׂה אמת Ezekiel 18:9; Nehemiah 9:33; עשׂה חסד ואמת Genesis 32:11 (J) 2 Samuel 2:6; רב חסד ואמת abundant in mercy and faithfulness Exodus 34:6 (J) Psalm 86:15; these attributes are also associated Psalm 40:11; Psalm 40:12; Psalm 61:8; Psalm 115:1; Psalm 138:2; Isaiah 16:5; Genesis 24:27 (J); they are messengers of God to men Psalm 57:4; Psalm 85:11; Psalm 89:15 compare Psalm 43:3; חסד ואמת כל ארחות י׳ Psalm 25:10; the faithfulness of God endureth for ever Psalm 117:2; he keepeth it for ever Psalm 146:6; it reacheth unto the skies Psalm 57:11; Psalm 108:5; it is shield & buckler Psalm 91:4; he is אל אמת Psalm 31:6 = אלהי אמת 2 Chronicles 15:3; אֱמֶת is also associated with the divine ישׁר Psalm 111:8; צֶדֶק Psalm 85:12; צְדָקָה Zechariah 8:8; מִשְׁפָּט Psalm 111:7; Jeremiah 4:2; & salvation Psalm 69:14.
4. truth
(a.) as spoken: דבר אמת speak truth 1 Kings 22:16; 2 Chronicles 18:15; Jeremiah 9:4; Zechariah 8:16; Psalm 15:2; דִּבְרֵי א׳ Ecclesiastes 12:10; אֱמֶת הַדָּבָר the thing is certainly true Deuteronomy 13:15; Deuteronomy 17:4; אִמְרֵי אֱמֶת = אמרים אמת Proverbs 22:21; הגה אמת Proverbs 8:7; הגיד א׳ Daniel 11:2, אֲמִתְּךָ Psalm 30:10; שׂפת אמת Proverbs 12:19; אֱמֶת it is true Isaiah 43:9; האמת אתכם whether truth is with you Genesis 42:16 (E) compare Isaiah 59:14, 15.
(b.) of testimony and judgment עֵד אֱמֶת true witness Proverbs 14:25; עד אמת ונאמן Jeremiah 42:5; משׁפט אמת Ezekiel 18:8; Zechariah 7:9; שָׁפַט אמת Zechariah 8:16.
(c.) of divine instruction כְּחָב אֱמֶת Daniel 10:21; תורת אמת Malachi 2:6 compare Nehemiah 9:13; תורתך אמת Psalm 119:142; בְּפִיךָ אמת דבר י׳ 1 Kings 17:24 compare 2 Samuel 7:28; משׁפטי י׳ אמת Psalm 19:10; ראשׁ דברך אמת Psalm 119:160; מצותיך אמת Psalm 119:151.
(d.) truth as a body of ethical or religious knowledge Daniel 8:12; להשׂכיל באמתך Daniel 9:13.
5. adverb in truth, truly Psalm 132:11; יהוה אלהים אמת Yahweh is God in truth, truly Jeremiah 10:10; elsewhere בֶּאֱמֶת Judges 9:15; Psalm 145:18; Jeremiah 26:15; Jeremiah 28:9; Jeremiah 32:41.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


24:1; 24:27; 24:48; 24:48; 24:49; 32:11; 42:16; 47:29


18:21; 34:6


13:15; 17:4


2:12; 2:14; 24:14


9:15; 9:16; 9:19

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

2:6; 7:28; 15:20

1 Kings

2:4; 3:6; 17:24; 22:16

2 Kings

20:3; 20:19

2 Chronicles

15:3; 18:15; 31:20; 32:1


7:2; 9:13; 9:33




15:2; 19:10; 25:5; 25:10; 26:3; 30:10; 31:6; 40:11; 40:12; 43:3; 45:5; 51:8; 54:7; 57:4; 57:11; 61:8; 69:14; 71:22; 85:11; 85:12; 86:11; 86:15; 89:15; 91:4; 91:4; 108:5; 111:7; 111:8; 115:1; 117:2; 119:142; 119:151; 119:160; 132:11; 138:2; 145:18; 146:6


3:3; 8:7; 11:18; 12:19; 14:22; 14:25; 16:6; 20:28; 22:21; 29:14




10:20; 16:5; 38:3; 38:18; 38:19; 39:8; 42:3; 43:9; 48:1; 59:14; 59:15; 61:8


2:21; 4:2; 9:4; 10:10; 14:13; 26:15; 28:9; 32:41; 33:6; 42:5


18:8; 18:9


8:12; 9:13; 10:21; 11:2






7:9; 8:3; 8:8; 8:16; 8:16; 8:19



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H571 matches the Hebrew אֱמֶת ('ĕmeṯ),
which occurs 127 times in 125 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 24:27–Psa 54:5)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:27 - And he said, Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hath not left destitute my master of his mercy and his truth: H571 I being in the way, the LORD led me to the house of my master's brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:48 - And I bowed down my head, and worshipped the LORD, and blessed the LORD God of my master Abraham, which had led me in the right H571 way to take my master's brother's daughter unto his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:49 - And now if ye will deal kindly and truly H571 with my master, tell me: and if not, tell me; that I may turn to the right hand, or to the left.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:10 - I am not worthy of the least of all the mercies, and of all the truth, H571 which thou hast shewed unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over this Jordan; and now I am become two bands.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:16 - Send one of you, and let him fetch your brother, and ye shall be kept in prison, that your words may be proved, whether there be any truth H571 in you: or else by the life of Pharaoh surely ye are spies.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:29 - 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 H571 with me; bury me not, I pray thee, in Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:21 - Moreover thou shalt provide out of all the people able men, such as fear God, men of truth, H571 hating covetousness; and place such over them, to be rulers of thousands, and rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:6 - And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth, H571
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:14 - Then shalt thou enquire, and make search, and ask diligently; and, behold, if it be truth, H571 and the thing certain, that such abomination is wrought among you;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:4 - And it be told thee, and thou hast heard of it, and enquired diligently, and, behold, it be true, H571 and the thing certain, that such abomination is wrought in Israel:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:20 - But if this thing be true, H571 and the tokens of virginity be not found for the damsel:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:12 - Now therefore, I pray you, swear unto me by the LORD, since I have shewed you kindness, that ye will also shew kindness unto my father's house, and give me a true H571 token:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:14 - 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 H571 with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:14 - Now therefore fear the LORD, and serve him in sincerity and in truth: H571 and put away the gods which your fathers served on the other side of the flood, and in Egypt; and serve ye the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:15 - And the bramble said unto the trees, If in truth H571 ye anoint me king over you, then come and put your trust in my shadow: and if not, let fire come out of the bramble, and devour the cedars of Lebanon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:16 - Now therefore, if ye have done truly H571 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;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:19 - If ye then have dealt truly H571 and sincerely with Jerubbaal and with his house this day, then rejoice ye in Abimelech, and let him also rejoice in you:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:24 - Only fear the LORD, and serve him in truth H571 with all your heart: for consider how great things he hath done for you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:6 - And now the LORD shew kindness and truth H571 unto you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:28 - And now, O Lord GOD, thou art that God, and thy words be true, H571 and thou hast promised this goodness unto thy servant:
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:20 - Whereas thou camest but yesterday, should I this day make thee go up and down with us? seeing I go whither I may, return thou, and take back thy brethren: mercy and truth H571 be with thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:4 - That the LORD may continue his word which he spake concerning me, saying, If thy children take heed to their way, to walk before me in truth H571 with all their heart and with all their soul, there shall not fail thee (said he) a man on the throne of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:6 - And Solomon said, Thou hast shewed unto thy servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before thee in truth, H571 and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:6 - And she said to the king, It was a true H571 report that I heard in mine own land of thy acts and of thy wisdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:24 - And the woman said to Elijah, Now by this I know that thou art a man of God, and that the word of the LORD in thy mouth is truth. H571
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:16 - And the king said unto him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou tell me nothing but that which is true H571 in the name of the LORD?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:3 - I beseech thee, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before thee in truth H571 and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept sore.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:19 - Then said Hezekiah unto Isaiah, Good is the word of the LORD which thou hast spoken. And he said, Is it not good, if peace and truth H571 be in my days?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:5 - And she said to the king, It was a true H571 report which I heard in mine own land of thine acts, and of thy wisdom:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:3 - Now for a long season Israel hath been without the true H571 God, and without a teaching priest, and without law.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 18:15 - And the king said to him, How many times shall I adjure thee that thou say nothing but the truth H571 to me in the name of the LORD?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:20 - And thus did Hezekiah throughout all Judah, and wrought that which was good and right and truth H571 before the LORD his God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:1 - After these things, and the establishment H571 thereof, Sennacherib king of Assyria came, and entered into Judah, and encamped against the fenced cities, and thought to win them for himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:2 - That I gave my brother Hanani, and Hananiah the ruler of the palace, charge over Jerusalem: for he was a faithful H571 man, and feared God above many.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:13 - Thou camest down also upon mount Sinai, and spakest with them from heaven, and gavest them right judgments, and true H571 laws, good statutes and commandments:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:33 - Howbeit thou art just in all that is brought upon us; for thou hast done right, H571 but we have done wickedly:
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:30 - And he sent the letters unto all the Jews, to the hundred twenty and seven provinces of the kingdom of Ahasuerus, with words of peace and truth, H571
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 15:2 - He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, and speaketh the truth H571 in his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:9 - The fear of the LORD is clean, enduring for ever: the judgments of the LORD are true H571 and righteous altogether.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:5 - Lead me in thy truth, H571 and teach me: for thou art the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:10 - All the paths of the LORD are mercy and truth H571 unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 26:3 - For thy lovingkindness is before mine eyes: and I have walked in thy truth. H571
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:9 - What profit is there in my blood, when I go down to the pit? Shall the dust praise thee? shall it declare thy truth? H571
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:5 - Into thine hand I commit my spirit: thou hast redeemed me, O LORD God of truth. H571
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:10 - I have not hid thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation: I have not concealed thy lovingkindness and thy truth H571 from the great congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:11 - Withhold not thou thy tender mercies from me, O LORD: let thy lovingkindness and thy truth H571 continually preserve me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 43:3 - O send out thy light and thy truth: H571 let them lead me; let them bring me unto thy holy hill, and to thy tabernacles.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:4 - And in thy majesty ride prosperously because of truth H571 and meekness and righteousness; and thy right hand shall teach thee terrible things.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:6 - Behold, thou desirest truth H571 in the inward parts: and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:5 - He shall reward evil unto mine enemies: cut them off in thy truth. H571

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