Dictionary Source

These definitions come from the Funk & Wagnal Dictionary 1895 Edition.

Strong's Concordance Defintition

1. H4941 as in Genesis 18:25

מִשְׁפָּט
mishpâṭ
mish-pawt'
From H8199; properly a verdict (favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence or formal decree (human or (particularly) divine law, individual or collectively), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly justice, including a particular right, or privilege (statutory or customary), or even a style:

2. H8199

שָׁפַט
shâphaṭ
shaw-fat'
A primitive root; to judge, that is, pronounce sentence (for or against); by implication to vindicate or punish; by extension to govern; passively to litigate (literally or figuratively):

*3. H3477 as in right in his own eyes

יָשָׁר
yâshâr
yaw-shawr'
From H3474; straight (literally or figuratively):

4. H3474

יָשַׁר
yâshar
yaw-shar'
A primitive root; to be straight or even; figuratively to be (causatively to make) right, pleasant, prosperous:

5. H3651 as in Judges 12:6

כֵּן
kên
kane
From H3559; properly set upright; hence (figuratively as adjective) just; but usually (as adverb or conjugation) rightly or so (in various applications to manner, time and relation; often with other particles):

6. H3559

כּוּן
kûn
koon
A primitive root; properly to be erect (that is, stand perpendicular);. hence (causatively) to set up, in a great variety of applications, whether literal (establish, fix, prepare, apply), or figurative (appoint, render sure, proper or prosperous):

7. H6666

צְדָקָה
tsedâqâh
tsed-aw-kaw'
From H6663; rightness (abstractly), subjectively (rectitude), objectively (justice), morally (virtue) or figuratively (prosperity):

8. H6663

צָדַק
tsâdaq
tsaw-dak'
A primitive root; to be (causatively make) right (in a moral or forensic sense):

9. H6664

צֶדֶק
tsedeq
tseh'-dek
From H6663; the right (natural, moral or legal); also (abstractly) equity or (figuratively) prosperity:

10. H571 as in Nehemiah 9:33

אֶמֶת
'emeth
eh'-meth
Contracted from H539; stability; figuratively certainty, truth, trustworthiness:

11. H539

אָמַן
'âman
aw-man'
A primitive root; properly to build up or support; to foster as a parent or nurse; figuratively to render (or be) firm or faithful, to trust or believe, to be permanent or quiet; morally to be true or certain; once (in Isa_30:21; by interchange for H541) to go to the right hand:

12. H4339 Isaiah 45:19

מֵישָׁר
mêyshâr
may-shawr'
From H3474 [see above]; evenness, that is, (figuratively) prosperity or concord; also straightness, that is, (figuratively) rectitude (only in plural with singular sense; often adverbially):

13. H5229 as at Amos 3:10

נְכֹחָה
nekôchâh
nek-o-khaw'
Feminine of H5228; properly straight forwardness, that is, (figuratively) integrity, or (concretely) a truth:

14. H5228

נָכֹחַ
nâkôach
naw-ko'-akh
From the same as H5226; straightforward, that is, (figuratively), equitable, correct, or (abstractly), integrity:

15. H5226

נֵכַח
nêkach
nay'-kakh
From an unused root meaning to be straightforward; properly the fore part; used adverbially, opposite:

 

Dictionary Definition

  1. Being or done in accordance with the constitution of things or the will of God;
    conformable to the moral law, or the principles of right and justice, or to the standard of rightness;
    righteous;
    specifically, equitable;
    just;;
    as, it is right to be truthful;
    honest is right.
  2. Being in accordance with the truth or facts;
    not erroneous;
    correct;
    true;
    as, Is not my guess right?
  3. Correct in judgment or opinion;
    not mistaken;
    as, he is generally right.

13. [Archaic] Real or genuine in character;
not spurious.