5368: φιλέω


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Dodson dictionary

5368
φιλέω,       Verb
I love (of friendship), regard with affection, cherish; I kiss.

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

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

5368 philéō (from 5384/phílos, "affectionate friendship") – properly, to show warm affection in intimate friendship, characterized by tender, heartfelt consideration and kinship.

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

5368
φιλέω (philéō)
from 5384; 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 25 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 2309 and 1014, or as 2372 and 3563 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: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)