Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Bible Dictionaries

King James Dictionary

Kindly

KINDLY, a. See Kind, the noun. Homogeneal congenial kindred of the same nature. This Johnson supposes to be the original sense but it is also used as a derivative of the adjective, in the sense of

1. Mild bland softening as kindly showers.

KINDLY, adv. With good will with a disposition to make others happy or to oblige benevolently favorably. Let the poor be treated kindly.

Be kindly affectioned one to another, with brotherly love--Romans 12

And he comforted them, and spake kindly unto them.

Genesis 1

Copyright Statement
Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at av1611.com.
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software.

Bibliography Information
Entry for 'Kindly'. King James Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/kjd/k/kindly.html.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Kindled
Next Entry
Kindness