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Meaning Of Φίλαυτος

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As far as I am aware, pride is ὑπερηφανία. But I recently came across someone translating φίλαυτος (self-love) as pride. Are there more technical definitions of φίλαυτος available (eg, is it considered a passion, a sin, what?), are there any other similar Greek terms that may also be translated as pride in patristic material, and how do these (especially φίλαυτος) differ from ὑπερηφανία? Thanks.
 

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Try selfish.
 
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