4375. prosphilés
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prosphilés: pleasing, agreeable
Original Word: προσφιλής, ές
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: prosphilés
Phonetic Spelling: (pros-fee-lace')
Short Definition: pleasing, acceptable
Definition: pleasing, acceptable, grateful.

HELPS word-Studies

4375 prosphilḗs (an adjective, derived from 4314 /prós, "extending toward" and 5368 /philéō, "affectionate caring") – properly, worthy of personal affection; hence, dearly prized, i.e. worth the effort to have and embrace (used only in Phil 4:8).

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from pros and phileó
pleasing, agreeable
NASB Translation
lovely (1).

STRONGS NT 4375: προσφιλής

προσφιλής, προσφιλές (πρός and φιλέω), acceptable, pleasing (A. V. lovely): Philippians 4:8. (From (Aeschylus and) Herodotus down; Sir. 4:7 Sir. 20:13.)


From a presumed compound of pros and phileo; friendly towards, i.e. Acceptable -- lovely.

see GREEK pros

see GREEK phileo

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