G5093 – timios, timioteros, timiotatos – τίμιος, τιμιώτερος, τιμιώτατος to be precious

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τίμιος, τιμιώτερος, τιμιώτατος
timios, timioteros, timiotatos
tim’-ee-os, tim-ee-o’-ter-os, tim-ee-o’-tat-os
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Find “timios, timioteros, timiotatos” in the Bible (New Testament)

Strong’s Greek Lexicon

including the comparative τιμιωτερος timioteros tim-ee-o’-ter-os; and the superlative τιμιωτατος timiotatos tim-ee-o’-tat-os; from G5092; valuable, i.e. (objectively) costly, or (subjectively) honored, esteemed, or (figuratively) beloved:—dear, honourable, (more, most) precious, had in reputation.

Owing to changes in the enumeration while in progress, there were no words left for numbers 2717 and 3203–3302, which were therefore silently dropped out of the vocabulary and references as redundant.

Thayer’s Greek Definitions

1) as of great price, precious
2) held in honour, esteemed, especially dear

Thayer’s Definitions are as edited by the Online Bible of Winterbourne, Ontario. They removed the etymology, cross-references, and Greek phrases and changed some of Thayer’s Unitarian doctrinal positions concerning the work and person of Christ.