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Strong's #4063 - περιτρέχω

from (G4012) and (G5143) (including its alternate)
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  1. to run around, run around about
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Strong #: 7751 ‑ שׁוּט (shoot);  
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Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


fut. - θρέξομαι Ar. Ra. 193, - δρᾰμοῦμαι Id. V. 138: aor. περιέδρᾰμον Id. Eq. 56; but inf. - θρέξαι Id. Th. 657: pf. - δεδράμηκα Pl. Clit. 41o a, - δέδρομα (v. infr. 11.1b ):

run round and round, τὸ δῶμα π ., said by a drunken man, Thgn. 505; π. τὰ κυνίδια X. Oec. 13.8; π. δεῦρο Ar. V. 138; π. εἰς ταὐτόν come round, return to the same point, Pl. Tht. 200c, cf. Clit. l.c.

2. run about everywhere, οἱ δὲ πυππάζουσι περιτρέχοντες Cratin. 52; κύκλῳ π. καὶ βοᾶν Alex. 174.1; π. ὅπῃ τύχοιμι Pl. Smp. 173a, cf. Lys. 30.21: generally, to be in motion, circulate, Plot. 6.3.24; ἡ περιτρέχουσα ὑγρότης flexibility of movement, of a surgeon operating, Plu. 2.67e.

3. metaph., to be current, in vogue, ταῦτα περιτρέχοντα πᾶσι προσφέρεσθαι Pl. Tht. 202a; ἡ περιτρέχουσα ἑταιρεία common society, Id. Ep. 333e; ὀνόματα περιτρέχοντα current, D.H. Din. 2; τέχνη περιτρέχουσα, of Rhetoric, comprehensive art, ars circumcurrens, Quint. Inst. 2.21.7.

II c. acc., run round, τὴν λίμνην κύκλῳ Ar. Ra. 193; run round searching, τὴν Πύκνα πᾶσαν Id. Th. 657; run up to from all sides, τὸν δὲ βληθέντα περιέδραμε ὅμιλος Hdt. 8.128 . of things, esp. in pf. - δέδρομα, encompass, surround, περιδέδρομεν ἅψεα νοῦσος A.R. 3.676; φήμη κακὴ -δέδρομεν αὐτούς Man. 2.298; ὠκεανὸς π. γαῖαν D.P. 41, cf. Theoc. Ephesians 4:5 .

2. metaph., circumvent, take in, Ar. Eq. 56 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

περιδρέμω, see περιτρέχω.

STRONGS NT 4063: περιτρέχω περιτρέχω: 2 aorist (περιέδραμον T Tr WH), participle περιδραμόντες (R G L); from (Homer), Theognis, Xenophon, Plato down; to run around, run round about: with an accusative of place, Mark 6:55. (The Sept. twice for שׁוּט, Jeremiah 5:1; Amos 8:12.)

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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

περι -τρέχω ,

[in LXX: Amos 8:12, Jeremiah 5:1 (H7751 pi.) *;]

to run about: c. acc loc., Mark 6:55.†

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Vocabulary of the Greek NT

ποιητής readily passes into the special meaning ";poet,"; like ";maker"; Scottice : see the reff. in Herwerden Lex. s.v., and add Preisigke 595 (ii/A.D.) Π (ουβλίου) Αἰλίου Γλαυκίου ποιητοῦ γενομένου ἐξηγητοῦ, ib. 1005 Νεμεσιανὸς πολίτης τοῦ θείου ποιητοῦ Ὁμήρου, and Cagnat IV. 827.5 Σεκοῦνδον παντὸ [ς ] μέτρου πυητὴν ἄριστον.


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
Copyright © 1914, 1929, 1930 by James Hope Moulton and George Milligan. Hodder and Stoughton, London.
Derivative Copyright © 2015 by Allan Loder.
List of Word Forms
περιδράμετε περιδραμόντες περιδραμούνται περιεδραμον περιέδραμον περιφέρεια περιφερές periedramon periédramon
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