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Strong's #4041 - περιούσιος

from the present participle feminine of a compound of (G4012) and (G1510)
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  1. that which is one's own, belonging to one's possessions
    1. a people selected by God from the other nations for his own possession
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Strong #: 5459 ‑ סְגֻלָּה (seg‑ool‑law');  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

περιούσι-ος, ον,

having more than enough, wealthy, Hsch.; dub. sens. in PGen. 11.17 (iv A. D.) .

II especial, peculiar, λαός LXX Exodus 19:5,al., Titus 2:14 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

περιούσιος, περιούσιον (from περιων, περιουσα, participle of the verb περίειμι, to be over and above — see ἐπιούσιος; hence, περιουσία, abundance, plenty; riches, wealth, property), that which is one's own, belongs to one's possessions: λαός περιούσιος, a people selected by God from the other nations for his own possession, Titus 2:14; Clement of Rome, 1 Cor. 64 [ET]; in the Sept. for סְגֶלָּה עַם (Exodus 19:5); Deuteronomy 7:6; Deuteronomy 14:2; Deuteronomy 26:18. (Cf. Lightfoot 'Fresh Revision' etc. Appendix ii.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

περιούσιος , -ον

(< περίειμι , to be over and above),

[in LXX: Exodus 19:5; Exodus 23:22, Deuteronomy 7:6; Deuteronomy 14:2; Deuteronomy 26:18 (H5459, H5971)*;]

one's own, of one's own possession: λαὸς Papyri (cf. LXX, ll. c.), Titus 2:14.†

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Vocabulary of the Greek NT

";strike,"; ";smite"; (Revelation 8:12) : ct. P Ryl II. 68.10 (B.C. 89) ε ̣͗[πληξέν ] με ταῖς αὐτῆς χερσίν, BGU I. 163.7 (A.D. 108) ἄλλοι ὡς πληγέντες ὑπὸ αὐτοῦ ἀναφόριον δεδώκασι, ";others have given information (from time to time) as having been assaulted by him,"; P Flor I. 59.4 (A.D. 225 or 241) ὥστ ̣ε πληγ [ ]ν ̣αι μέν με ἐσέσθ ̣[αι (l. αἰσθέσθαι), P Lips I. 40iii. 3 (iv/v A.D.) ὅλον τὸ σῶμα αὐτοῦ πεπληγμένον ἐστιν, and Kaibel 280.3 (tit. valde recens) πλη [γ ]εὶς ἐνκεφάλοιο κακὸν μόρον ἐ [ξ ]ετέ [λ ]ε (σ)σα [ς. For πλῆ a cf. P Lips I. 40i. 7 (iv/v A.D.) and ib. 37.23 (A.D. 389).


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List of Word Forms
περιουσιον περιούσιον περιούσιος periousion perioúsion