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King James Bible Dictionary

 

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G1342 - Right

Strong's No.:G1342

Greek:δίκαιος

Transliteration:dikaios

Phonetic:dik'-ah-yos

Word Origin:From G1349

Bible Usage:just meet right (-eous).

Part of Speech:Adjective

Strongs
Definition:

equitable (in character or act); by implication innocent holy (absolutely or relatively)


Thayers
Definition:

1. righteous, observing divine laws

a. in a wide sense, upright, righteous, virtuous, keeping the commands of God

1. of those who seem to themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves to be righteous, who pride themselves in their virtues, whether real or imagined

2. innocent, faultless, guiltless

3. used of him whose way of thinking, feeling, and acting is wholly conformed to the will of God, and who therefore needs no rectification in the heart or life 1a

b. only Christ truly

1. approved of or acceptable of God

c. in a narrower sense, rendering to each his due and that in a judicial sense, passing just judgment on others, whether expressed in words or shown by the manner of dealing with them


Bible References:
Right

Translation
Occurrences:
just ( 26 )
man ( 8 )
meet ( 2 )
men ( 2 )
One ( 2 )
person ( 1 )
persons ( 1 )
right ( 5 )
righteous ( 33 )
thing ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.