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Lexicon :: Strong's G5386 - philosophos

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φιλόσοφος
Transliteration
philosophos
Pronunciation
fē-lo'-so-fos (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
mGNT
1x in 1 unique form(s)
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1x in 1 unique form(s)
LXX
0x in 0 unique form(s)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 9:172,1269

Strong’s Definitions

φιλόσοφος philósophos, fil-os'-of-os; from G5384 and G4680; fond of wise things, i.e. a "philosopher":—philosopher.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's G5386 in the following manner: philosopher (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's G5386 in the following manner: philosopher (1x).
  1. a philosopher, one given to the pursuit of wisdom or learning

  2. in a narrower sense, one who investigates and discusses the cause of things and the highest good

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
φιλόσοφος philósophos, fil-os'-of-os; from G5384 and G4680; fond of wise things, i.e. a "philosopher":—philosopher.
STRONGS NT 5386: φιλόσοφος
φιλόσοφος, φιλοσοφου, (φίλος and σοφός), a philosopher, one given to the pursuit of wisdom or learning (Xenophon, Plato, others); in a narrower sense, one who investigates and discusses the causes of things and the highest good: Acts 17:18. (See references under the preceding word.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Acts
17:18

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5386 matches the Greek φιλόσοφος (philosophos),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the Greek concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxAct 17:18 - Then certain philosophers G5386 of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.
 
 
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