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Devout

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • 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

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

DEVOUTLESS, adjective Destitute of devotion.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Devoutlessness

DEVOUTLESSNESS, noun Want of devotion.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Devoutly

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

DEVOUTNESS, noun The quality or state of being devout.