Bill Mounce

For an Informed Love of God

φιλονεικία

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Forms of the word
Dictionary: 
φιλονεικία, ας, ἡ
Greek transliteration: 
philoneikia
Simplified transliteration: 
philoneikia
Numbers
Strong's number: 
5379
GK Number: 
5808
Statistics
Frequency in New Testament: 
1
Morphology of Biblical Greek Tag: 
n-1a
Gloss: 
dispute, strife
Definition: 
a love of contention; rivalry, contention, Lk. 22:24*

Greek-English Concordance for

Luke 22:24 A dispute (philoneikia | φιλονεικία | nom sg fem) also arose among them as to which of them seemed to be the greatest.