26: ἀγάπη


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Dodson dictionary

26
ἀγάπη, ης, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
love, benevolence, good will, esteem; plur: love-feasts.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

26 agápē – properly, love, centering in moral preference.  In secular ancient Greek,26 (agápē) likewise focuses on preference as does the verb (25/agapáō) – in antiquity meaning "to prefer" (TDNT, 7).  In the NT,26 (agápē) typically refers to divine love (what God prefers).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

26
ἀγάπη (agápē)
from 25; love, i.e. affection or benevolence; specially (plural) a love-feast
:--(feast of) charity(-ably), dear, love.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)