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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #4062 - περιτρέπω

from (G4012) and the base of (G5157)
Parts of Speech
  1. to turn about, to turn
  2. to transfer or change by turning
    1. a person or thing into some state
    2. turning one mad
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (1)
NAS (1)
HCS (1)
BSB (1)
ESV (1)
WEB (1)
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


turn and bring round, divert, τὴν ἀναθυμίασιν εἴσω -τρέπεσθαι is diverted inwards, Arist. Mete. 367a32; μὴ βούλεσθε εἰς ὑμᾶς τὴν αἰτίαν -τρέψαι Lys. 6.13; γυναῖκάς φασι τοῖς ἀνδράσι περιτρέπειν τὰ σφέτερ' αὐτῶν ἁμαρτήματα Aristid. 2.420 J.; εἰς τοὐναντίον τὸν λόγον Eus.Mynd. 2; ἐπὶ θάτερα Aristid. 1.112 J.; τὸ σφάλμα εἰς ἄλλο μακρῷ αἰσιώτερον περιετράπη Luc. Laps. 15; ὁ λόγος εἰς ὄνειδος -τέτραπται Plu. 2.1036f; π. τινὰ εἰς μανίαν, εἰς χαράν, Acts 26:24, J. AJ 9.4.4; εἰς ἄλγημα Sor. 1.26 ( Pass. ): c. inf., τοὐναντίον π. τιμηνύειν bring a thing round to signify the opposite, Pl. Cra. 418b .

2. turn upside down, upset, χειμὼν π. τὴν ναῦν Luc. Cont. 7; περιτραπεὶς Ὀδυσσεύς capsized, Plu. 2.831d; τῇ ῥύμῃ τοῦ ἵππου τινὰ π . Id. Marc. 7: metaph., [ ὕψος] περιέτρεψεν ἢ χρόνος τις ἢ φθόνος Trag.Adesp. 547.4; π. θρόνους δικαστῶν LXX Wi. 5.23; π. εἰς κακοτροφίαν pervert, Ath.Med. ap. Orib. inc. 21.1; μή τις . . βασκανία π. τὸν λόγον Pl. Phd. 95b; refute, π. σεαυτόν Id. Ax. 37o a, cf. Aps. p.278 H.: Pass., τὸ παράδειγμα περιτέτραπται Luc. JTr. 49; of a person, collapse in argument, Phld. Sign. 29; refute oneself, D.L. 3.35; περιτρέπεται ὁ λόγος Dam. Proverbs 7:1-27 .

3. turn away from, δούλι' ἔργα καὶ δύην π . Semon. 7.58 (nisi leg. περιτρέμει ).

4. Pass., to be folded over, of skin, Gal. UP 3.12 .

5. περιτρέπεται· ἰλιγγιᾷ, Hsch.

II intr. in aor. 2, turn or go round, περὶ δ' ἔτραπον ὧραι Od. 10.469 .

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

** περι -τρέπω ,

[in LXX: Wisdom of Solomon 5:23*;]

to turn about, turn: c. acc et, dat., Acts 26:24 (cf. FlJ, Ant., ix, 4, 4).†

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

";a doing,"; ";a making"; (James 1:25) : Syll 246 (=.3 547).48 (B.C. 211–10) τῆς δὲ ποιήσεως τῆς εἰκό [ν ]ος καὶ τῆς ἀναγορεύσ [ε ]ως ἐπιμεληθῆναι τὸν γραμματέα κτλ. MGr ποίησι, ";poetry.";


The Vocabulary of the Greek New Testament.
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List of Word Forms
περιτρεπει περιτρέπει peritrepei peritrépei
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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