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  #1463 ἐγκομβόομαι egkomboomai {eng-kom-bo'-om-ahee}

 middle voice from G1722 and komboo (to gird); TDNT - 2:339,196; v

—Greek Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) knot or band by which two things are fastened together, to
    fasten or gird one's self

 This was the white scarf or apron of slaves, which was fastened to
 the belt of the vest and distinguished slaves from freemen, hence in
 1 Pet. 5:5, "gird yourselves with humility as your servile garb"
 means by putting on humility, show your subjection one to another.
 Also, this refers to the overalls which slaves wore to keep clean
 while working, an exceedingly humble garment.

—Thayer's (New Testament Greek-English Lexicon)

Middle voice from G1722 and κομβόω [[komboo]] (to gird); to engirdle oneself (for labor), that is, figuratively (the apron being a badge of servitude) to wear (in token of mutual deference):—be clothed with.

—Strong's (Greek Dictionary of the New Testament)

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - be clothed with 1; 1
1 Peter 5:5.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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