5380. philoneikos
Strong's Concordance
philoneikos: fond of strife
Original Word: φιλόνεικος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: philoneikos
Phonetic Spelling: (fil-on'-i-kos)
Short Definition: strife-loving, contentious
Definition: strife-loving, contentious.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from philos and neikos (strife)
fond of strife
NASB Translation
contentious (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5380: φιλόνεικος

φιλόνεικος, φιλονεικον (φίλος, and νεῖκος strife), fond of strife, contentious: 1 Corinthians 11:16. (Pindar, Plato, Polybius, Josephus, Plutarch, others; in a good sense, emulous, Xenophon, Plato, Plutarch, others.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From philos and neikos (a quarrel; probably akin to nikos); fond of strife, i.e. Disputatious -- contentious.

see GREEK philos

see GREEK nikos

Forms and Transliterations
φιλόνεικοι φιλονεικος φιλόνεικος philoneikos philóneikos
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 5380
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φιλόνεικος — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 11:16 Adj-NMS
GRK: τις δοκεῖ φιλόνεικος εἶναι ἡμεῖς
NAS: is inclined to be contentious, we have
KJV: seem to be contentious, we have
INT: anyone thinks contentious to be we

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