Philotimeomai

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5389  
Original WordWord Origin
filotimeomaimiddle 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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
aspired 1, have as our ambition 1, make it your ambition 1
 
NAS 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 NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.