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Strong's #1276 - διαπεράω

from (G1223) and a derivative of the base of (G4008)
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  1. to pass over, cross over, i.e. a river, a lake
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Strong #: 5674 ‑ עָבַר (aw‑bar');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


1. go over or across, ῥοάς E. Tr. 1151; πελάγη Isoc. 1.19; δ. ἐπ' οἶδμα E. IT 395 (lyr.); δ. πόλιν pass through it, Ar. Av. 1264; δ. Ἑλλάδα E. Supp. 117; δ. εἰς Ἰταλίαν Arist. Fr. 485; of Time, δ. τὸν βίον pass through life, X. Oec. 11.7. διαπερᾶν Μολοσσίαν reign through all Molossia, E. Andr. 1248 codd.

2. pass through, pierce, κνήμην διεπέρασεν Ἀργεῖον δόρυ Id. Ph. 1394; traverse, ἧπαρ, of a vein, Aret. SA 2.8 (cf. διαπεραίνω).

3. οἶσθα διαπερῶν by traversing, i.e. by experience, A. Th. 994 (lyr.), cf. Sch.

II reach, arrive at a place, PFlor. 247.9 (iii A.D.).

III trans., carry over, ὕδωρ ποταμοῦ σῶμα δ. Eub. 151, cf. Luc. DMort. 20.1.

Thayer's Expanded Definition

διαπεράω, διαπέρω; 1 aorist διεπέρασα; to pass over, cross over, e. g. a river, a lake: Matthew 9:1; Matthew 14:34; Mark 6:53 (here T WH follow with ἐπί τήν γῆν, for (to) the land (cf. R. V. marginal reading)); followed by εἰς with the accusative of place, Mark 5:21; Acts 21:2; πρός with the accusative of person Luke 16:26. ((Euripides), Aristophanes, Xenophon, subsequent writings; the Sept. for עָבַר.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

δια -περάω , - ,

[in LXX: Deuteronomy 30:13, Isaiah 23:2 (H5674), 1 Maccabees 6:1-63*;]

to pass over, cross over: Matthew 9:1; seq. ἐπὶ τ . γῆν , Matthew 14:34, Mark 6:53; εἰς , Mark 5:21, Acts 21:2; πρὸς ἡμᾶς , Luke 16:28.†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

P Flor II. 247.8 (A.D. 256) ἔστ᾽ ἂν διαπεράσῃ τὸ Χθώ. P Leid Wvii. 24 (ii/iii A.D.) διαπεράσεις τὸ πέρα.


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List of Word Forms
διαπεπετακότα διαπεπετασμένα διαπεπετασμέναι διαπεπετασμένων διαπεπτωκότα διαπερασαντες διαπεράσαντες διαπερασαντος διαπεράσαντος διαπεράσει διαπερων διαπερών διαπερῶν διαπερώντες διαπερωσιν διαπερώσιν διαπερῶσιν διαπεσείν διαπεσείται διαπέσητε διαπετάση διάπηγα διαπήγων διαπίπτουσαν διαπίπτων διαπλατύνηται διεπέρασε διεπερασεν διεπέρασεν διέπεσε διέπεσεν διέπεσον διεπέτασα διεπετάσαμεν διεπέτασε διεπέτασεν diaperasantes diaperásantes diaperasantos diaperásantos diaperon diaperôn diaperōn diaperō̂n diaperosin diaperôsin diaperōsin diaperō̂sin dieperasen diepérasen