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Philosophia

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5385 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
filosofivafrom (5386)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Philosophia9:172,1269
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
fil-os-of-ee'-ah Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. love of wisdom
    1. used either of zeal for or skill in any art or science, any branch of knowledge. Used once in the NT of the theology, or rather theosophy, of certain Jewish Christian ascetics, which busied itself with refined and speculative enquiries into the nature and classes of angels, into the ritual of the Mosaic law and the regulations of Jewish tradition respecting practical life
King James Word Usage - Total: 1
philosophy 1
KJV Verse Count
Colossians1


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Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Philosophia". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .