Strong's Enhanced Concordance

The Aionian Bible un-translates and instead transliterates ten special words to help us better understand the extent of God’s love for individuals and all mankind, and the nature of afterlife destinies. The original translation is unaltered and an inline note is appended to 63 Old Testament and 200 New Testament verses. Compare the definitions below to the Aionian Glossary. Follow the blue link below to study the word's usage. Search for any Strong's number: g1-21369 and h1-9049.
to love
Strongs:
g5368
Word:
φιλέω
Tyndale
Word:
φιλέω
Transliteration:
phileō
Gloss:
to love
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
φιλέω, -ῶ (< φίλος), [in LXX: Gen.27:4, 9, al. (אָהַב), Gen.27:27, al. (נָשַׁק), La 1:2 (רֵעַ) Wis.8:2, al;] 1) to love (with the love of emotion and friendship, Lat, amare; v, SYN.): with accusative of person(s), Mat.10:37, Jhn.5:20; Jhn.11:3, 36 15:19 16:27 20:2 21:15-17, 1Co.16:22, Rev.3:19; ἐν πίστει, Tit.3:15; with accusative of thing(s), Mat.23:6, Luk.20:46, Jhn.12:25, Rev.22:15; with inf. (Isa.56:10; cf. Bl, § 69, 4), Mat.6:5. 2) to kiss: with accusative of person(s), Mat.26:48, Mrk.14:44, Luk.22:47 (cf. κατα-φιλέω). SYN.: ἀγαπάω ω (which see), the love of duty and respect (AS)
Liddell-Scott-Jones
Word:
φιλέω
Transliteration:
phileō
Gloss:
to love
Morphhology:
Greek, Verb
Definition:
φῐλέω, Aeolic dialect φίλημμι [Refs 7th c.BC+]; 2nd pers. singular φίλησθα Ead.22; late 3rd.pers. plural φίλεισι [Refs 2nd c.AD+]: Boeotian dialect φίλειμι Hdn.Gr.[Refs]infinitive φιλήμεναι [Refs 8th c.BC+]: Ionic dialect and Epic dialect imperfect φιλέεσκε [Refs]future φιλήσω, Epic dialect infinitive φιλησέμεν [Refs 8th c.BC+]: aorist 1 ἐφίλησα [Refs 5th c.BC+], etc: perfect πεφίληκα[Refs]:—middle, poetical [Refs] aorist ἐφῑλάμη; 3rd.pers. singular ἐφίλατο, φίλατο, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; 3rd.pers. plural φίλαντο [Refs 8th c.BC+]; subjunctive φίλωνται [Refs 8th c.BC+]; but φίλατο as passive, [Refs 3rd c.BC+]; also participle φιλάμενος [Refs] —passive, future middle φιλήσομαι in passive sense, [Refs 8th c.BC+]: future 3 πεφιλήσομαι [Refs 3rd c.BC+]: aorist ἐφιλήθην [Refs 5th c.BC+]: Epic dialect 3rd.pers. plural ἐφίληθεν [Refs 8th c.BC+]: perfect πεφίλημαι [Refs 5th c.BC+]; Doric dialect participle πεφιλᾱμένος [Refs 3rd c.BC+]. [ῐ exceptin the forms ἐφίλατο, φῑλατο, etc.]: (φίλος):— love, regard with affection, opposed to μισεῖν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; (on its relation to sexual love see below 3); of the love of gods for men, φ. δέ ἑ μητίετα Ζεύς [Refs 8th c.BC+]; πέρι γάρ μ᾽ ἐφίλει (of the love of the master for his swineherd) [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of love for a child reared, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; ὅσα θεοὶ ἀνθρώποις οὓς φιλοῦσιν [διδόασιν] [Refs 1st c.BC+]; οἱ φιλοῦντές τινα his friends, frequently in messages and letters, [NT+1st c.BC+], etc; φιλεῖν ἐμαυτήν, αὑτόν, [Refs 5th c.BC+]:—passive, to be beloved by one, ἐκ Διός [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τινι [Refs 5th c.BC+] 2) treat affectionately or kindly, especially welcome, entertain a guest, [Refs 8th c.BC+]; θεὸς (i. e. Calypso) ἥ με. ἐφίλει τε καὶ ἔτρεφεν [Refs]; τίς ἂν φιλέοντι μάχοιτ; who would quarrel with a kind host? [Refs]; etc:—passive, παρ᾽ ἄμμι φιλήσεαι welcome shalt thou be in our house, [Refs 8th c.BC+] 3) opposed to ἐρᾶν, τούτους μάλιστά φασι φιλεῖν ὧν ἂν ἐρῶσι regard with affection those for whom they have a passion, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; εἰκὸς τὸ φιλεῖν τοὺς ἐρωμένους [Refs 4th c.BC+]; but φ. is used of lovers, ἥ γ᾽ Εὐρυμάχῳ μισγέσκετο καὶ φιλέεσκεν [Refs 8th c.BC+]; of the love of man for wife, ὅς τις ἀνὴρ ἀγαθὸς. τὴν αὐτοῦ φιλέει (cherishes her) καὶ κήδεται ὡς καὶ ἐγὼ τὴν ἐκ θυμοῦ φίλεον [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τὴν αὐτὸς φιλέεσκεν loved and cherished as his wife, [Refs]; but ἐμὲ. ἀτιμάζει, φιλέει δ᾽ ἀΐδηλον Ἄρηα (Hephaestus speaks of Aphrodite) [Refs 8th c.BC+] 3.b) of sexual intercourse, [Refs 5th c.AD+] 4) show outward signs of love, especially kiss (not in [Refs 8th c.BC+] kiss on the mouth, opposed to τὰς παρειὰς φιλέονται, [NT+5th c.BC+] the kiss wherewith she kissed him, [Refs 2nd c.BC+] —middle, τὰς παρειάς kiss each other's cheeks, Hdt. [prev. cited] 5) of things as objects of love, like, approve, σχέτλια ἔργα [Refs 8th c.BC+]; τὰς λευκοτάτας [μάζας] [Refs 5th c.BC+] 6) of things as the subject, ἡσυχία δὲ φιλεῖ συμπόσιον [Refs 5th c.BC+] 7) in making a request, οἶσθ᾽ ὁτιὴ φιλῶ σ᾽ ἐγώ, κἀμοὶ πιθόμενος ὑπαποκίνει τῆς ὁδοῦ [Refs 5th c.BC+]; so τί πράσσει Φηλικίων ὁ ἀγαθό; φιλῶ σε pray, how goes it with the worthy Felicio? [Refs 3rd c.BC+] (but rather 'I speak as a true friend'). II) after [Refs 8th c.BC+], with infinitive, love to do, be fond of doing, and so to be wont or used to do, φιλέει ὁ θεὸς τὰ ὑπερέχοντα κολούειν [Refs 5th c.BC+]; rarely with participle for infinitive, φιλεῖς δὲ δρῶσ᾽ αὐτὸ σφόδρα [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.2) of things, events, etc, αὔρη ἀπὸ ψυχροῦ τινος φιλέει πνέειν [Refs 5th c.BC+] of what usually happens, ἀπὸ πείρης πάντα ἀνθρώποισι φιλέει γίνεσθαι everything comes to man by experience, [Refs 5th c.BC+]; without γίγνεσθαι, οἷα δὴ φιλεῖ as is wont, [Refs 5th c.BC+] II.3) impersonal, φιλέει δέ κως προσημαίνειν (i.e. ὁ θεός), εὖτ᾽ ἂν. [Refs 5th c.BC+]; ὡς δὴ φιλεῖ. λόγον ἔχειν ἀνθρώπους as it is usual for, [Refs 1st c.AD+]
Strongs
Word:
φιλέω
Transliteration:
philéō
Pronounciation:
fil-eh'-o
Language:
Greek
Morphhology:
Verb
Definition:
to be a friend to (fond of (an individual or an object)), i.e. have affection for (denoting personal attachment, as a matter of sentiment or feeling; while g25 (ἀγαπάω) is wider, embracing especially the judgment and the deliberate assent of the will as a matter of principle, duty and propriety: the two thus stand related very much as g2309 (θέλω) and g1014 (βούλομαι), or as g2372 (θυμός) and g3563 (νοῦς) respectively; the former being chiefly of the heart and the latter of the head); specially, to kiss (as a mark of tenderness); kiss, love; from g5384 (φίλος);