|Part of Speech:||Adjective|
|Part of Speech:||from ἐν and τιμή; valued (figuratively):--dear, more honourable, precious, in reputation.|
And a certain centurion's servant, who was dear unto him, was sick, and ready to die.
When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room; lest a more honourable man than thou be bidden of him;
Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness; and hold such in reputation:
To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed indeed of men, but chosen of God, and precious,
Wherefore also it is contained in the scripture, Behold, I lay in Sion a chief corner stone, elect, precious: and he that believeth on him shall not be confounded.