Word Summary
semnos: reverend, venerable, serious
Original Word: σεμνός
Transliteration: semnos
Phonetic Spelling: (sem-nos')
Part of Speech: Adjective
Short Definition: reverend, venerable, serious
Meaning: reverend, venerable, serious
Strong's Concordance
grave, honest.

From sebomai; venerable, i.e. Honorable -- grave, honest.

see GREEK sebomai

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4586: σεμνός

σεμνός, σεμνή, σεμνόν (σέβω), from (Homer h. Cer., others), Aeschylus, Pindar down, august, venerable, reverend; to be venerated for character, honorable: of persons (A. V. grave), 1 Timothy 3:8, 11; Titus 2:2; of deeds, Philippians 4:8. (Cf. Trench, § xcii.; Schmidt, chapter 173, 5.)