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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (a.) Innermost; inward; internal; deep-seated; hearty.

2. (a.) Near; close; direct; thorough; complete.

3. (a.) Close in friendship or acquaintance; familiar; confidential; as, an intimate friend.

4. (n.) An intimate friend or associate; a confidant.

5. (v.) To announce; to declare; to publish; to communicate; to make known.

6. (v.) To suggest obscurely or indirectly; to refer to remotely; to give slight notice of; to hint; as, he intimated his intention of resigning his office.

4939. suntrophos -- one brought up with, ie a foster brother or an ...
... one brought up with, ie a foster brother or an intimate friend. Part of Speech:
Adjective Transliteration: suntrophos Phonetic Spelling: (soon'-trof-os) Short ...
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5263. hupodeiknumi -- to show secretly, to show by tracing out, to ...
... hupodeiknumi Phonetic Spelling: (hoop-od-ike'-noo-mee) Short Definition: I show
plainly, teach, warn Definition: I indicate, intimate, suggest, show, prove. ...
// - 6k

3962. pater -- a father
... [3962 ("father") refers to a begetter, originator, progenitor -- one in
"intimate connection and relationship" (Gesenius). Just ...
// - 8k

3880. paralambano -- to receive from
... From para and lambano; to receive near, ie Associate with oneself (in any familiar
or intimate act or relation); by analogy, to assume an office; figuratively ...
// - 8k

3326. meta -- with, among, after
... association, or accusative succession) with which it is joined; occupying an
intermediate position between apo or ek and eis or pros; less intimate than en and ...
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3874. paraklesis -- a calling to one's aid, ie encouragement ...
... 3874 () is an "intimate call" that someone personally gives to deliver , ie "the
close-call" that reveals how the Lord weighs in the relevant facts (evidence). ...
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3377. menuo -- to make known, report
... massaomai and mnaomai (ie Mao, to strive); to disclose (through the idea of mental
effort and thus calling to mind), ie Report, declare, intimate -- shew, tell ...
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316. anagkaios -- necessary
... Transliteration: anagkaios Phonetic Spelling: (an-ang-kah'-yos) Short Definition:
necessary, essential Definition: necessary, essential, intimate, right, proper ...
// - 7k

5368. phileo -- to love
... 5368 (from 5384 , "affectionate friendship") -- properly, to show in intimate ,
characterized by tender, heartfelt consideration and kinship. ...
// - 8k

5384. philos -- beloved, dear, friendly
... 5384 -- a friend; someone loved (prized) in a personal, intimate way; a
trusted , held dear in a close bond of personal affection. ...
// - 7k

Strong's Hebrew
4129. moda -- kinsman
... Definition: friend. Word Origin from yada Definition kinsman NASB Word Usage
intimate friend (1), kinsman (1). kinswoman. Or rather ...
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3045. yada -- to know
... 3), have...knowledge (2), ignorant* (1), illiterate* (1), indeed learn (1), inform
(1), informed (4), instruct (3), instructed (1), intimate friends (1 ...
/hebrew/3045.htm - 8k

5475. sod -- council, counsel
... council, counsel NASB Word Usage circle (1), company (1), consultation (1), council
(5), fellowship (1), friendship (1), gathering (1), intimate (1), plans (1 ...
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441a. alluph -- tame
... Word Origin from alaph Definition tame NASB Word Usage cattle (1), companion (2),
companions (1), friend (1), gentle (1), intimate friends (2). 441, 441a. ...
/hebrew/441a.htm - 5k


Of the Intimate Love of Jesus
intimate love of Jesus. When Jesus is present all is well ...
/.../kempis/imitation of christ/chapter viii of the intimate.htm

The Eighth Chapter: the Intimate Friendship of Jesus
... BOOK TWO. THE INTERIOR LIFE The Eighth Chapter: The Intimate Friendship of Jesus.
WHEN Jesus is near, all is well and nothing seems difficult. ...
/.../kempis/the imitation of christ/the eighth chapter the intimate.htm

How Herod Slew Sohemus and Mariamne and Afterward Alexandra and ...
... CHAPTER 7. How Herod Slew Sohemus And Mariamne And Afterward Alexandra And Costobarus,
And His Most Intimate Friends, And At Last The Sons Of Babbas Also. ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 7 how herod slew.htm

Tennessee and Missouri.
... also a delegate appointed by the Missouri Synod, but prevented from attending, in
which he expressed "the hope and desire that a more intimate acquaintance may ...
// lutheranism/tennessee and missouri.htm

The Authorship.
... example. Not only does the author exhibit the most intimate knowledge of places,
but of Jewish rites, customs, prejudices and feelings. ...
/.../johnson/the new testament commentary vol iii john/the authorship.htm

The Old Man and the New.
... We may have been intimate with a person whom we afterward discovered to
be a bad character. ... Formerly we were most intimate with him. ...
/.../kuyper/the work of the holy spirit/xii the old man and.htm

Chapter xviii
... For I acknowledge him to be my intimate friend to the end that he may enjoin upon
his children and his household after him to keep the way of Yahweh to do what ...
/.../ of genesis volume 1/chapter xviii.htm

Introduction to First Edition.
... demonstrate to a wonderful degree, the immediate practical ways of the Lord with
his children in this world, that He is far nearer and more intimate with their ...
/.../various/the wonders of prayer/introduction to first edition.htm

Of the Use of Speech.
... sensitive creatures enough: the design was to entertain his nobler principle, his
reason, with a more equal converse, assign him an intimate, whose intellect ...
/.../allestree/the government of the tongue/section i of the use.htm

The Anointing of Jesus.
... In the first of these incidents evidence is given that there was an intimate circle
of friends in whose love Jesus was embalmed, and His work and memory ...
/.../the expositors bible the gospel of st john vol ii/i the anointing of jesus.htm

Intimate (12 Occurrences)
... 3. (a.) Close in friendship or acquaintance; familiar; confidential; as, an intimate
friend. 4. (n.) An intimate friend or associate; a confidant. ...
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Familiar (35 Occurrences)
... 2. (a.) Closely acquainted or intimate, as a friend or companion; well versed
in, as any subject of study; as, familiar with the Scriptures. ...
/f/familiar.htm - 22k

Inward (43 Occurrences)
... 2. (a.) Seated in the mind, heart, spirit, or soul. 3. (a.) Intimate; domestic;
private. ... 6. (n.) An intimate or familiar friend or acquaintance. 7. (a.) Alt. ...
/i/inward.htm - 21k

Converse (5 Occurrences)
... 1. (vi) To keep company; to hold intimate intercourse; to commune; -- followed by
with. ... 4. (n.) Frequent intercourse; familiar communion; intimate association. ...
/c/converse.htm - 8k

... of God." Tekna contains the idea of origin or descent, but also that of personal
relation, and is often used metaphorically of "that intimate and reciprocal ...
/c/children.htm - 62k

Hebrews (24 Occurrences)
... It is written in pure idiomatic Greek. The writer had an intimate knowledge
of the Septuagint, and was familiar with Jewish life. ...
/h/hebrews.htm - 70k

Ezekiel (4 Occurrences)
... 4,5, show his intimate acquaintance with the Levitical legislation. (See Exodus
22:30; Deuteronomy 14:21; Leviticus 5:2; 7:18, 24; 17:15; 19:7; 22:8, etc.). ...
/e/ezekiel.htm - 45k

Prayers (99 Occurrences)
... This is apparently indicated in John 11:41, 42, although, as above, it is the
expression of the intimate relation between Christ and the Father, which is the ...
/p/prayers.htm - 51k

Greece (15 Occurrences)
... made in their honor. Only the humanness of the gods in worship is something
more subtle, more intimate than in myth. No stress is ...
/g/greece.htm - 59k

Homely (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) Belonging to, or having the characteristics
of, home; domestic; familiar; intimate. 2. (n.) Plain ...
/h/homely.htm - 7k

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Intimate: Dictionary and Thesaurus |

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Intimate (12 Occurrences)

Acts 10:24
and the day after that they reached Caesarea. There Cornelius was awaiting their arrival, and had invited all his relatives and intimate friends to be present.

Ephesians 1:17
For I always beseech the God of our Lord Jesus Christ--the Father most glorious--to give you a spirit of wisdom and penetration through an intimate knowledge of Him,

1 Kings 1:4
The young lady was very beautiful; and she cherished the king, and ministered to him; but the king didn't know her intimately.
(Root in WEB NIV)

Job 19:14
My relatives have gone away. My familiar friends have forgotten me.
(See NAS)

Job 19:19
All my intimate friends abhor me, and they whom I loved are turned against me.

Job 29:4
as I was in the ripeness of my days, when the friendship of God was in my tent,
(See NIV)

Psalms 55:13
But it was thou, a man mine equal, mine intimate, my familiar friend. ...

Proverbs 3:32
For the wrong-hearted man is hated by the Lord, but he is a friend to the upright.
(See NAS)

Proverbs 7:4
Say to wisdom, You are my sister; let knowledge be named your special friend:

Proverbs 16:28
A man of twisted purposes is a cause of fighting everywhere: and he who says evil secretly makes trouble between friends.
(See NAS)

Proverbs 17:9
He who keeps a sin covered is looking for love; but he who keeps on talking of a thing makes division between friends.
(See NAS)

Hosea 3:3
I said to her, "You shall stay with me many days. You shall not play the prostitute, and you shall not be with any other man. I will also be so toward you."
(See NIV)



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