5387. philostorgos
Strong's Concordance
philostorgos: tenderly loving
Original Word: φιλόστοργος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: philostorgos
Phonetic Spelling: (fil-os'-tor-gos)
Short Definition: tenderly loving
Definition: tenderly loving, kindly affectionate to.
HELPS Word-studies

5387 philóstorgos (from 5384 /phílos, "lover, friend" and storgē, "natural or family love") – properly, a lover of family (used only in Ro 12:10).

5387 /philóstorgos ("devoted love, shown by family-members") is that special affection shared between members of God's family – people born-again (divinely adopted) and serving the same (heavenly) Father!

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from philos and storgé (family affection)
Definition
tenderly loving
NASB Translation
devoted (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5387: φιλόστοργος

φιλόστοργος, φιλοστοργον (φίλος, and στοργή the mutual love of parents and children; also of husbands and wives), loving affection, prone to love, loving tenderly; used chiefly of the reciprocal tenderness of parents and children: τῇ φιλαδελφία (dative of respect) εἰς ἀλλήλους (R. V. in love of the brethren tenderly affectioned one to another), Romans 12:10. (Xenophon, Plutarch, Lucian, Aelian, others) Cf. Fritzsche, Commentary on Romans, vol. iii., p. 69.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
kindly affectioned.

From philos and storge (cherishing one's kindred, especially parents or children); fond of natural relatives, i.e. Fraternal towards fellow Christian -- kindly affectioned.

see GREEK philos

Forms and Transliterations
φιλοστοργοι φιλόστοργοι philostorgoi philóstorgoi
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Strong's Greek 5387
1 Occurrence


φιλόστοργοι — 1 Occ.

Romans 12:10 Adj-NMP
GRK: εἰς ἀλλήλους φιλόστοργοι τῇ τιμῇ
NAS: [Be] devoted to one another
KJV: [Be] kindly affectioned one to another
INT: toward one another kindly affectioned in [giving] honor

1 Occurrence

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