Befitting
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Befit.

2. (a.) Suitable; proper; becoming; fitting.

Greek
3169. megaloprepes -- befitting a great one
... befitting a great one. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: megaloprepes Phonetic
Spelling: (meg-al-op-rep-ace') Short Definition: magnificent, superb ...
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937. basilikos -- royal
... the king's country. Cognate: 937 -- kingly (royal), befitting a king; kingly
dignity, belonging to a king. See 932 (). Word Origin ...
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1740. endoxazomai -- to glorify
... Cognate: 1740 -- viewed in , befitting () , perceived () of "acknowledged
glory because recognized as glorious" (Souter). See 1741 (). ...
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514. axios -- of weight, of worth, worthy
... something "weighs in" on . 514 ("weighed-in") "properly means, '' hence ',' ',
befitting, , " (J. Thayer). [514 () is the root ...
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2412. hieroprepes -- reverent
... 2412 s (from , "a sacred place, a temple," and 4241 , "fitting") --"befitting men,
places, actions, or things sacred to God, reverent" (K. Wuest); "to a sacred ...
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Strong's Hebrew
4998. naah -- to be comely or befitting
... 4997, 4998. naah. 4999 . to be comely or befitting. Transliteration: naah Phonetic
Spelling: (naw-aw') Short Definition: lovely. Word Origin a prim. ...
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2969. yaah -- to befit, be befitting
... to befit, be befitting. Transliteration: yaah Phonetic Spelling: (yaw-aw') Short
Definition: due. ... root Definition to befit, be befitting NASB Word Usage due (1). ...
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Library

Whether it is Befitting to the Divine Nature to Assume?
... OF THE MODE OF UNION ON THE PART OF THE PERSON ASSUMING (EIGHT ARTICLES)
Whether it is befitting to the Divine Nature to assume? ...
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Whether it is Befitting for a Divine Person to Assume?
... OF THE MODE OF UNION ON THE PART OF THE PERSON ASSUMING (EIGHT ARTICLES)
Whether it is befitting for a Divine Person to assume? ...
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Whether it is Befitting that Christ Should be Predestinated?
... OF THE PREDESTINATION OF CHRIST (FOUR ARTICLES) Whether it is befitting
that Christ should be predestinated? Objection 1: It would ...
/.../aquinas/summa theologica/whether it is befitting that.htm

Of Adoption as Befitting to Christ (Four Articles)
... OF ADOPTION AS BEFITTING TO CHRIST (FOUR ARTICLES). We must now come to consider
whether adoption befits Christ: and under this head ...
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Fragment x. It is Indeed Proper to God, and Befitting his ...
... Fragment X. It is indeed proper to God, and befitting His character´┐Ż It
is indeed proper to God, and befitting His character, to ...
/.../fragments from the lost writings of irenaeus/fragment x it is indeed.htm

Whether this Proposition is False: "Christ as Man was ...
... Objection 2: Further, what is befitting to Christ as man is befitting to
any man; since He belongs to the same species as other men. ...
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Whether in the State of Innocence Children Would have had Perfect ...
... Now it is clear that it is as natural as it is befitting to the principles of human
nature that children should not have sufficient strength for the use of ...
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Whether any Gifts Should be Assigned as Dowry to the Blessed?
... Therefore if a dowry is befitting the blessed, for the same reason it
will be befitting the saints who are wayfarers. But it is ...
/.../christianbookshelf.org/aquinas/summa theologica/whether any gifts should be.htm

Whether God Can do what He Does Not?
... Therefore He cannot do except what He does. Objection 3: Further, God cannot
do anything that is not good and befitting creation. ...
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Whether Holy Scripture Should Use Metaphors?
... I answer that, It is befitting Holy Writ to put forward divine and spiritual
truths by means of comparisons with material things. ...
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Thesaurus
Befitting (2 Occurrences)
...Befitting (2 Occurrences). Ephesians 5:4 nor filthiness, nor foolish talking, or
jesting, which are not befitting: but rather giving of thanks. (ASV). ...
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Before (18954 Occurrences)

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Kind (290 Occurrences)
... native. 2. (superl.) Having feelings befitting our common nature; congenial;
sympathetic; as, a kind man; a kind heart. 3. (superl ...
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Liberal (11 Occurrences)
... 1. (a.) Free by birth; hence, befitting a freeman or gentleman; refined; noble;
independent; free; not servile or mean; as, a liberal ancestry; a liberal spirit ...
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Godlike (4 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (a.) Resembling or befitting a god or God; divine; hence,
preeminently good; as, godlike virtue. Multi-Version Concordance ...
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Fitting (29 Occurrences)
... Ephesians 5:4 nor filthiness, nor foolish talking, or jesting, which are not
befitting: but rather giving of thanks. (Root in ASV NAS RSV). ...
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Friendly (17 Occurrences)
... 2. (a.) Appropriate to, or implying, friendship; befitting friends; amicable.
3. (a.) Not hostile; as, a friendly power or state. ...
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Decorous (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (a.) Suitable to a character, or to the time, place, and
occasion; marked with decorum; becoming; proper; seemly; befitting; as, a ...
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Priestly (16 Occurrences)
... (a.) Of or pertaining to a priest or the priesthood; sacerdotal; befitting or
becoming a priest; as, the priestly office; a priestly farewell. ...
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Proper (62 Occurrences)
... 3. (a.) Befitting one's nature, qualities, etc.; suitable in all respect; appropriate;
right; fit; decent; as, water is the proper element for fish; a proper ...
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Bible Concordance
Befitting (2 Occurrences)

Ephesians 5:4 nor filthiness, nor foolish talking, or jesting, which are not befitting: but rather giving of thanks.
(ASV)

Philemon 1:8 Wherefore, though I have all boldness in Christ to enjoin thee that which is befitting,
(ASV)

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