|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (superl.) Pertaining to, or proceeding from, the heart; warm; cordial; bold; zealous; sincere; willing; also, energetic; active; eager; as, a hearty welcome; hearty in supporting the government.
2. (superl.) Exhibiting strength; sound; healthy; firm; not weak; as, a hearty timber.
3. (superl.) Promoting strength; nourishing; rich; abundant; as, hearty food; a hearty meal.
4. (n.) Comrade; boon companion; good fellow; -- a term of familiar address and fellowship among sailors.
Hearty (9 Occurrences)
Luke 15:16 and he longed to make a hearty meal of the pods the swine were eating, but no one gave him any. (WEY)
John 6:26 "In most solemn truth I tell you," replied Jesus, "that you are searching for me not because you have seen miracles, but because you ate the loaves and had a hearty meal. (WEY)
Acts 8:1 Saul was consenting to his death. A great persecution arose against the assembly which was in Jerusalem in that day. They were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except for the apostles. (See NAS)
Acts 21:17 At length we reached Jerusalem, and there the brethren gave us a hearty welcome. (WEY)
Acts 27:38 After eating a hearty meal they lightened the ship by throwing the wheat overboard. (WEY)
Romans 1:32 who, knowing the ordinance of God, that those who practice such things are worthy of death, not only do the same, but also approve of those who practice them. (See NAS)
Romans 6:17 But thanks be to God that though you were once in thraldom to Sin, you have now yielded a hearty obedience to that system of truth in which you have been instructed. (WEY)
1 Corinthians 16:19 The Churches in the province of Asia send you greetings; and Aquila and Prisca, in hearty Christian love, do the same, together with the Church which meets at their house. (WEY RSV)
Proverbs 27:9 Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)