5381. philoxenia
Strong's Concordance
philoxenia: love of strangers
Original Word: φιλοξενία, ας, ἡ
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Transliteration: philoxenia
Phonetic Spelling: (fil-on-ex-ee'-ah)
Definition: love of strangers
Usage: love to strangers, hospitality.
HELPS Word-studies

5381 philoneksía (from 5384 /phílos, "friend" and 3581/xenos, "a stranger") – properly, warmth (friendliness) shown to strangers; (figuratively) the readiness to share hospitality (generosity) by entertaining in one's home, etc.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from philoxenos
love of strangers
NASB Translation
hospitality (1), hospitality to strangers (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5381: φιλονεξια

φιλονεξια, φιλονεξιας, (φιλόξενος, which see), love to strangers, hospitality: Romans 12:13; Hebrews 13:2. (Plato, Polybius, others.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From philoxenos; hospitableness -- entertain stranger, hospitality.

see GREEK philoxenos

Forms and Transliterations
φιλοξενιαν φιλοξενίαν φιλοξενιας φιλοξενίας philoxenian philoxenían philoxenias philoxenías
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Englishman's Concordance
Romans 12:13 N-AFS
GRK: κοινωνοῦντες τὴν φιλοξενίαν διώκοντες
NAS: of the saints, practicing hospitality.
KJV: of saints; given to hospitality.
INT: share hospitality practice

Hebrews 13:2 N-GFS
GRK: τῆς φιλοξενίας μὴ ἐπιλανθάνεσθε
NAS: Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by this
KJV: forgetful to entertain strangers: for
INT: of hospitality not be forgetful

Strong's Greek 5381
2 Occurrences

φιλοξενίαν — 1 Occ.
φιλοξενίας — 1 Occ.

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