Philotimeomai

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5389 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
filotimevomaimiddle voice from a compound of (5384) and (5092)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
PhilotimeomaiNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
fil-ot-im-eh'-om-ahee Verb
Definition
  1. to be fond of honour
    1. to be actuated by love of honour
    2. from a love of honour to strive to bring something to pass
  2. to be ambitious
    1. to strive earnestly, make it one's aim
King James Word Usage - Total: 3
strive 1, labour 1, study 1
KJV Verse Count
Romans1
2 Corinthians1
1 Thessalonians1


Total3
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 Philotimeomai". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .