φιλέω in the New Testament

Definitions

Thayer

1) to love
1a) to approve of
1b) to like
1c) sanction
1d) to treat affectionately or kindly, to welcome, befriend
2) to show signs of love
2a) to kiss
3) to be fond of doing
3a) be wont, use to do
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 9:114, 1262

Strong

G5368
From G5384; to be a friend to (fond of [an individual or an object]), that is, have affection for (denoting personal attachment, as a matter of sentiment or feeling; while G25 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 and G1014, or as G2372 and G3563 respectively; the former being chiefly of the heart and the latter of the head); specifically to kiss (as a mark of tenderness): - kiss, love.

Louw-Nida

GlossSection
a love25.33
b like to25.103
c kiss34.62

Classical Greek Dictionaries

These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.

Perseus Digital Library

University of Chicago's Logion lexicon

Ulrik Petersen

Strong's dictionary

Crosswalk

Thayer's dictionary plus other information.

LaParola

From this site's dictionary (in Italian)

In the New Testament

SBL (also Westcott and Hort; Tischendorf; Byzantine)

ἐφίλειverb: 3rd person imperfect active indicative singular3
πεφιλήκατεverb: 2nd person perfect active indicative plural1
φιλεῖverb: 3rd person present active indicative singular3
φιλεῖςverb: 2nd person present active indicative singular3
φιλῆσαιverb: aorist active infinitive1
φιλήσωverb: 1st person aorist active subjunctive singular2
φιλοῦνταςverb: present active participle accusative plural masculine1
φιλούντωνverb: present active participle genitive plural masculine1
φιλοῦσιverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural1
φιλοῦσινverb: 3rd person present active indicative plural1
φιλῶverb: 1st person present active indicative singular3
φιλῶverb: 1st person present active subjunctive singular1
φιλῶνverb: present active participle nominative singular masculine4
Total25

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