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ἔντιμος

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
ἔντιμος, ον
Greek transliteration: 
entimos
Simplified transliteration: 
entimos
Numbers
Strong's number: 
1784
GK Number: 
1952
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
5
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
a-3a
Gloss: 
highly valued, honored, precious
Definition: 
honored, estimable, dear, Lk. 7:2; 14:8; Phil. 2:29; highly-valued, precious, costly, 1 Pet. 2:4, 6*

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 7:2 The servant of a certain centurion who was highly (entimos | ἔντιμος | nom sg masc) valued (entimos | ἔντιμος | nom sg masc) by him was sick and about to die.
Luke 14:8 “When you are invited by someone to a wedding feast, do not take a seat in a place of honor, lest someone more distinguished (entimoteros | ἐντιμότερος | nom sg masc comparative) than you may have been invited by your host,
Philippians 2:29 Therefore welcome him in the Lord with great joy, and hold such men in honor (entimous | ἐντίμους | acc pl masc),
1 Peter 2:4 As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but chosen by God and precious (entimon | ἔντιμον | acc sg masc),
1 Peter 2:6 For it says in scripture, “Behold, I lay in Zion a stone, a cornerstone chosen and precious (entimon | ἔντιμον | acc sg masc), and the one who believes in him will never be put to shame.”