the Week of Proper 4 / Ordinary 9
Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary Greek Lexicon
Strong's #5382 - φιλόξενος
- hospitable, generous to guests
poet. φῐλοξέν-ξεινος, ον: —
loving strangers, hospitable, Od. 6.121, 8.576, al., Pi. O. 3.1, N. 1.20, X. HG 6.1.3, 1 Timothy 3:2, etc.; παθεῖν φιλόξενον ἔργον to meet with an act of hospitality, Pi. I. 2.24; τὸ εἶναι φ. Arist. VV 1250b34, cf. 1251b35; φιλόξεν' ἐστὶν (sc. τὰ δώματα) Αἰγίσθου διαί A. Ch. 656: Sup. -ώτατος Id. Fr. 196, Cratin. 1.2; -έστατος E. Fr. 879. Adv. -νως Isoc. 4.41.
φιλόξενος, φιλόξενον (φίλος and ξένος), from Homer down, hospitable, generous to guests (given to hospitality): 1 Timothy 3:2; Titus 1:8; 1 Peter 4:9.
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* φιλό -ξενος , -ον ,
loving strangers, hospitable: 1 Timothy 3:2, Titus 1:8, 1 Peter 4:9.†
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For the meaning ";palisade,"; as in Luk. 19:48, cf. BGU III. 830.5 (i/A.D.) συμβαλὼν χάρ [ακα ] περὶ τοῦ ε ̣̓[λαιῶν ]ος : and see Syll.3 363.1 (B.C. 297) οἱ ] ἐν τῶι χάρακι, where the reference is to a fortified camp. The word has its earlier meaning of ";stake,"; ";vine-prop"; in PSI IV. 393.6 (B.C. 242–1) χάρακος καλαμίνου μυριάδες τρεῖς, BGU IV. 1122.17 (B.C. 13) τὸ φυτὸν καὶ χάρακας καὶ φλοῦν.
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