What does philia mean?

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phil·i·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. affection, affectionateness, fondness, tenderness, heart, warmness, warmheartedness, philianoun

    a positive feeling of liking

    "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone's heart"; "the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home"

Wiktionary

  1. philianoun

    friendship (translating Greek u03C6u03B9u03BBu03AFu03B1 in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics)

  2. philianoun

    liking

  3. philianoun

    a psychological disorder characterized by an irrational favorable disposition towards something

Freebase

  1. Philia

    Philia is one of the four ancient Greek words for love. Philia in Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is usually translated as affectionate regard or "friendship".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of philia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of philia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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