Middle voice from a compound of philos  and time ; to be fond of honor, that is, emulous (eager or earnest to do something).
Occurs 3 times in 3 verses.
Entries following the reference are those used in the New Testament - Greek/English/Strong’s Interlinear.
- Rom. 15:20
- 2 Cor. 5:9
- 1 Ths. 4:11
- Our Duty - Neil Girrard A word study on strife and striving that reveals what God expects of us - contains some surprising answers!
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