227: ἀληθής

Adjective


Dodson dictionary

G227 ἀληθής, ές

Transliteration: alēthḗs

Part(s) of speech: Adjective

Definition: unconcealed, true, true in fact, worthy of credit, truthful.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G227 ἀληθής

Transliteration: alēthḗs

Derivation: from G1 (as a negative particle) and G2990;

Definition: true (as not concealing)

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

ἀληθής

G227 

Occurrences in the NT: 25

ἀληθής, -ές
(< λήθω = λανθάνω, hence primarily, unconcealed, manifest; hence, actual, real), [in LXX for אֶמֶת, etc.;]
(a) of things, true, conforming to reality: Jo 4:18 5:31-32 6:55 (= ἀληθινός, q.v.) Jo 8:13-14, 17 10:41 19:35 21:24, Ac 12:9, Phl 4:8, Tit 1:13, I Pe 5:12, II Pe 2:22, I Jn 2:6, III Jn 12;
(b) of persons, truthful: Mt 22:16, Mk 12:14, Jo 3:33 7:18 8:26, Ro 3:4, II Co 6:8.†
SYN.: ἀληθινός, real, genuine, ideal, as opp. to spurious or imperfect ἀληθής, true to fact, as opp. to false, lying, denotes the actuality of a thing: ἀληθινός, its relation to the corresponding conception. (Cf. Tr., Syn., § viii; Cremer, 84 f., 631 Abbott, JV, 234 f.; DB, iv, 818 f.; MM, VGT, s.vv.)

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition