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Bible Usage:


  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: No

Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEVOUT, adjective [Latin See Devote.]

1. Yielding a solemn and reverential attention to God in religious exercises, particularly in prayer.

We must be constant and devout in the worship of God.

2. Pious; devoted to religion; religious.

Simeon was a just man and devout Luke 2:25.

DEVOUT men carried Stephen to his burial. Acts 8:2.

3. Expressing devotion or piety; as, with eyes devout

4. Sincere; solemn; earnest; as, you have my devout wishes for your safety.

DEVOUT, noun A devotee. [Not used.]

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEVOUTLESS, adjective Destitute of devotion.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEVOUTLESSNESS, noun Want of devotion.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEVOUTLY, adverb

1. With solemn attention and reverence to God; with ardent devotion.

He was devoutly engaged in prayer.

2. Piously; religiously; with pious thoughts; as, he viewed the cross devoutly

3. Sincerely; solemnly; earnestly; as, a consummation devoutly to be wished.

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEVOUTNESS, noun The quality or state of being devout.