2321. Theophilos
Strong's Concordance
Theophilos: "friend of God," Theophilus, the addressee of Luke and Acts
Original Word: Θεόφιλος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: Theophilos
Phonetic Spelling: (theh-of'-il-os)
Definition: "friend of God", Theophilus, the addressee of Luke and Acts
Usage: Theophilus, a friend of Luke of equestrian rank, to whom the Gospel and Acts are dedicated.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from theos and philos
"friend of God," Theophilus, the addressee of Luke and Acts
NASB Translation
Theophilus (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2321: Θεόφιλος

Θεόφιλος, Θεοφιλου (Θεός and φίλος), Theophilus, a Christian to whom Luke inscribed his Gospel and Acts of the Apostles: Luke 1:3; Acts 1:1. The conjectures concerning his family, rank, nationality, are reviewed by (among others) Winer's RWB, under the word; Bleek on Luke 1:3; (B. D., under the word); see also under κράτιστος.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From theos and philos; friend of God; Theophilus, a Christian -- Theophilus.

see GREEK theos

see GREEK philos

Forms and Transliterations
Θεοφιλε Θεόφιλε θεράπαινα θεράπαιναι θεράπαιναί θεραπαίναις θεραπαίνης Theophile Theóphile
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Englishman's Concordance
Luke 1:3 N-VMS
GRK: γράψαι κράτιστε Θεόφιλε
NAS: most excellent Theophilus;
KJV: in order, most excellent Theophilus,
INT: to write most excellent Theophilus

Acts 1:1 N-VMS
GRK: πάντων ὦ Θεόφιλε ὧν ἤρξατο
NAS: I composed, Theophilus, about
KJV: have I made, O Theophilus, of all
INT: all things O Theophilus which began

Strong's Greek 2321
2 Occurrences

Θεόφιλε — 2 Occ.

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