Word Summary
perithesis: a putting around
Original Word: περίθεσις
Transliteration: perithesis
Phonetic Spelling: (per-ith'-es-is)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: a putting around
Meaning: a putting around
Strong's Concordance

From peritithemi; a putting all around, i.e. Decorating oneself with -- wearing.

see GREEK peritithemi

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4025: περίθεσις

περίθεσις, περιθέσεως, (περιτίθημι), the act of putting around (περί, III. 1) (Vulg.circumdatio (A. V. wearing)): περιθέσεως χρυσίων κόσμος, the adornment consisting of the golden ornaments wont to be plied around the head or the body, 1 Peter 3:3. ((Arrian 7, 22), Galen, Sextus Empiricus, others.)