4029. perikeimai
Strong's Concordance
perikeimai: to lie around
Original Word: περίκειμαι
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: perikeimai
Phonetic Spelling: (per-ik'-i-mahee)
Short Definition: I surround, am surrounded with
Definition: I lie about, surround; I am encompassed, surrounded, or clothed with, am in submission to.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from peri and keimai
Definition
to lie around
NASB Translation
beset (1), hung (2), surrounding (1), wearing (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4029: περίκειμαι

περίκειμαι; (περί and κεῖμαι); from Homer down;

1. to lie around (cf. περί, III. 1): περί (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 52, 4, 12) τί (A. V. were hanged, Mark 9:42); Luke 17:2; ἔχοντες περικείμενον ἡμῖν νέφος (A. V. are composed about with a cloud etc.), Hebrews 12:1.

2. passively (cf. Buttmann, 50 (44)), to be compassed with, have round one, (with the accusative; cf. Winers Grammar, § 32, 5; Buttmann, § 134, 7): ἅλυσιν, Acts 28:20 (δεσμά, 4 Macc. 12:3); ἀσθένειαν, infirmity cleaves to me, Hebrews 5:2 (ὕβριν, Theocritus, 23,14; ἀμαυρωσιν, νέφος, Clement of Rome, 2 Cor. 1, 6 [ET]).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
enclose, encircle, wear

From peri and keimai; to lie all around, i.e. Inclose, encircle, hamper (literally or figuratively) -- be bound (compassed) with, hang about.

see GREEK peri

see GREEK keimai

Forms and Transliterations
περικειμαι περίκειμαι περικειμενον περικείμενον περικειρόμενον περικειται περίκειται περικεκαρμένον perikeimai períkeimai perikeimenon perikeímenon perikeitai períkeitai
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5 Occurrences


περίκειμαι — 1 Occ.
περικείμενον — 1 Occ.
περίκειται — 3 Occ.

Mark 9:42 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: μᾶλλον εἰ περίκειται μύλος ὀνικὸς
NAS: millstone hung around
KJV: that a millstone were hanged about his
INT: rather if is put a millstone heavy

Luke 17:2 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: λίθος μυλικὸς περίκειται περὶ τὸν
NAS: a millstone were hung around
KJV: that a millstone were hanged about his
INT: stone of a mill is put around the

Acts 28:20 V-PIM/P-1S
GRK: ἅλυσιν ταύτην περίκειμαι
NAS: you and to speak with you, for I am wearing this
KJV: of Israel I am bound with this
INT: chain this I have around [me]

Hebrews 5:2 V-PIM/P-3S
GRK: καὶ αὐτὸς περίκειται ἀσθένειαν
NAS: also is beset with weakness;
KJV: also is compassed with infirmity.
INT: also himself is encompassed with weakness

Hebrews 12:1 V-PPM/P-ANS
GRK: τοσοῦτον ἔχοντες περικείμενον ἡμῖν νέφος
NAS: of witnesses surrounding us, let us also
KJV: are compassed about with so great
INT: so great having encompassing us a cloud

5 Occurrences

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