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φιλαργυρία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
φιλαργυρία, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
philargyria
Simplified transliteration: 
philargyria
Numbers
Strong's number: 
5365
GK Number: 
5794
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
love of money, avarice, greed
Definition: 
love of money, covetousness, 1 Tim. 6:10*

Greek-English Concordance for

1 Timothy 6:10 For a root of all kinds of evils is the love of money (philargyria | φιλαργυρία | nom sg fem), by which some, by their craving, were led astray from the faith and have pierced themselves with many pains.