περιβάλλω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From περῐ- (peri-, around) +‎ βᾰ́λλω (bállō, to throw)

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VerbEdit

περῐβᾰ́λλω (peribállō)

  1. to throw round, about, or over, put on or over
    1. (figurative) to put round or upon a person, to invest them with
  2. (reversely, with dative of object) to surround, encompass, enclose with
  3. (with accusative) to encompass, surround
    1. to fetch a compass round, double
  4. (middle) to bring into one's power, aim at
    1. to appropriate mentally, comprehend
    2. to cloak or veil in words
  5. to throw beyond, beat in throwing, to beat, excel, surpass

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