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  #4059 περιτέμνω peritemno {per-ee-tem'-no}

 from G4012 and the base of G5114; TDNT - 6:72,831; v

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

 1) to cut around
 2) to circumcise
    2a) cut off one's prepuce (used of that well known rite by which
        not only the male children of the Israelites, on the eighth
        day after birth, but subsequently also "proselytes of
        righteousness" were consecrated to Jehovah and introduced into
        the number of his people)
    2b) to get one's self circumcised, present one's self to be
        circumcised, receive circumcision
    2c) since by the rite of circumcision a man was separated from the
        unclean world and dedicated to God, the word is transferred to
        denote the extinguishing of lusts and the removal of sins

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

From G4012 and the base of G5114; to cut around, that is, (specifically) to circumcise:—circumcise.

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

  • #4059.
  • περιτε´μνω
  • peritemnō; from 4012 and the same as 5114; to cut around, circumcise:—
  • NASB - circumcise(4), circumcised(10), circumcision(1), receive circumcision(1), receives circumcision(1).

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

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 AV - circumcise 18; 18
Luke 1:59. John 7:22. Acts 15:5; 21:21.
Acts 7:8; 15:1, 24; 16:3. 1 Corinthians 7:18, 18. Galatians 2:3; 5:2, 3; 6:12, 13, 13. Colossians 2:11.
Luke 2:21.
Galatians 6:13.
1 Corinthians 7:18.
Acts 21:21.
John 7:22.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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