Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

κολακεία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
κολακεία, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
kolakeia
Simplified transliteration: 
kolakeia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
2850
GK Number: 
3135
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
flattery
Definition: 
flattery, adulation, obsequiousness, 1 Thess. 2:5*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Thessalonians 2:5 For we never came with flattering (kolakeias | κολακείας | gen sg fem) speech, as you know, or with a pretext for greed — God is our witness.