Veracity

Veracity is an English word referring to something that is accurate and truthful. The origin of the word comes from Old French veracitie from Medieval Latin veracitas (truthfulness) via verax (truthful) from verus (true, real) derived from PIE root word *weh₁- (true).

Nicknames: Vera, Vere

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

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Female forms:

  • Verity
  • Vera

 

Male forms:

  • Verus (Ancient Roman, Latin)

 

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