philoteknos: loving one's childrenOriginal Word: φιλότεκνος, ον
Part of Speech: Adjective
Phonetic Spelling: (fil-ot'-ek-nos)
Short Definition: loving one's children
Definition: loving one's children.
from philos and teknon
loving one's children
love their children (1).
STRONGS NT 5388: φιλότεκνος
φιλότεκνος, φιλοτεκνον (φίλος and τέκνον), loving one's offspring or children: joined with φίλανδρος (as in Plutarch, mor., p. 769 c.), of women, Titus 2:4. (4 Macc. 15:3-5; Herodotus 2, 66; Aristophanes, Euripides, Aristotle, Plutarch, Lucian, others.)<1>
love their children.
From philos and teknon; fond of one's children, i.e. Maternal -- love their children.
see GREEK philos
see GREEK teknon φιλοτεκνους φιλοτέκνους philoteknous philotéknous
Strong's Greek 5388
φιλοτέκνους — 1 Occ.
Titus 2:4 Adj-AFP
BIB: φιλάνδρους εἶναι φιλοτέκνους
NAS: to love their husbands, to love their children,
KJV: to love their husbands, to love their children,
INT: lovers of [their] husbands to be lovers of [their] children