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Old & New Testament Greek Lexical DictionaryGreek Lexicon

Strong's #4057 - περισσῶς

Transliteration
perissōs
Phonetics
per-is-soce'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (G4053)
Parts of Speech
adverb
TDNT
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Definition   
Thayer's
  1. beyond measure, extraordinary
  2. greatly, exceedingly
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3499 ‑ יֶתֶר (yeh'‑ther);  5921 ‑ עַל (al);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (3)
Matthew 1
Mark 1
Acts 1
NAS (21)
Matthew 2
Mark 4
Luke 3
Acts 1
2 Corinthians 7
Philippians 2
Hebrews 2
HCS (4)
Matthew 1
Mark 2
Acts 1
BSB (17)
Matthew 1
Mark 3
Acts 1
2 Corinthians 7
Galatians 1
Philippians 1
1 Thessalonians 1
Hebrews 2
ESV (3)
Matthew 1
Mark 1
Acts 1
WEB (6)
Matthew 1
Mark 1
Acts 1
Ephesians 1
1 Thessalonians 2
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

περίσσ-ωσις, Att. περίττ-, εως, ἡ,

superfluity, Hp. Epid. 6.5.10 .

2. = cross περίσσωμα, Arist. HA 489a7, GA 717b6, al., Thphr. Sud. 20 .

περίσσ-ωμα, ατος, τό,

Att. περίττωμα, ατος, τό,

that which is over and above, esp. that which remains after the digestion of food, either as a secretion or an excretion, defined as τὸ τῆς τροφῆς ὑπόλειμμα, Arist. GA 724b26, cf. Epicur. Fr. 293, Meno Iatr. 4.35, Diocl.Fr. 141, Plu. 2.130a, etc.; ταῦτα δὲ [τὰ π.] ἐστὶ κόπρος, φλέγμα, χολή Arist. HA 511b9; also of hair and nails, Jul. Or. 6.189b .

2. metaph., refuse, dregs, ὥσπερ π. τῆς πόλεως Plu. Cor. 12 .

Thayer's Expanded Definition

περισσῶς (περισσός, which see), adverb, beyond measure, extraordinarily (Euripides; equivalent to magnificently, Polybius, Athen.); equivalent to greatly, exceedingly: ἐκπλήσσεσθαι, Mark 10:26; κράζειν, Matthew 27:23 and G L T Tr WH in Mark 15:14; ἐμμαίνεσθαι, Acts 26:11.


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Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

περισσιῶς , adv.

(περισσός ),

[in LXX: Psalms 31:23 (H3499-H5921), Da TH Daniel 7:7; Daniel 7:19; Daniel 8:9 (H3493, H3499) 2 Maccabees 8:27; 2 Maccabees 12:44 A *;]

beyond measure, exceedingly, abundantly: Matthew 27:23, Mark 10:26; Mark 15:14, Acts 26:11. Compar.,

(a) περισσότερον (see περισσός );

(b) περισσοτέρως : 2 Corinthians 1:12; 2 Corinthians 2:4; 2 Corinthians 7:15; 2 Corinthians 11:23, Galatians 1:14, Philippians 1:14, 1 Thessalonians 2:17, Hebrews 2:1; Hebrews 13:19; Papyri μᾶλλον , 2 Corinthians 7:13; opp. to ἧττον , 2 Corinthians 12:15.†


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

πνοή, in the sense of ";gust,"; ";wind,"; as in Acts 2:2, occurs in the sundial inscr. Preisigke 358.13 (iii/B.C.) τ ]ὸ ἄκρον τῆς σκιᾶς. . . ἐπὶ τῶν ἰῶτα φερόμενον [σ ]ημαίνει ζεφύρου πνοήν : cf. Bacchylides v. 28 σὺν ζεφύρου πνοιαῖσιν.

 


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
εκπερισσως ἐκπερισσῶς περισσοτερως περισσοτέρως περισσως περισσώς περισσῶς περισταλής περίστασιν περιστελεί ekperissos ekperissôs ekperissōs ekperissō̂s perissos perissôs perissōs perissō̂s perissoteros perissoterōs perissotéros perissotérōs
 
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