Word Summary
peritithēmi: to place around
Original Word: περιτίθημι
Transliteration: peritithēmi
Phonetic Spelling: (per-ee-tith'-ay-mee)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to place around
Meaning: to place around
Strong's Concordance
to place around

From peri and tithemi; to place around; by implication, to present -- bestow upon, hedge round about, put about (on, upon), set about.

see GREEK peri

see GREEK tithemi

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 4060: περιτίθημι

περιτίθημι, 3 person plural περιτιθέασιν (Mark 15:17; see references in ἐπιτίθημι); 1 aorist περιέθηκα; 2 aorist participle περιθείς, περιθέντες; from Homer down;

a. properly, to place around, set about, (cf. περί, III. 1): τίνι τί, as φραγμόν τῷ ἀμπελῶνι, Matthew 21:33; Mark 12:1; to put a garment on one, Matthew 27:28; στέφανον, put on (encircle one's head with) a crown, Mark 15:17 (Sir. 6:31; Plato, Alcib. 2, p. 151 a.); τί τίνι, to put or bind one thing around another, Matthew 27:48; Mark 15:36; John 19:29.

b. tropically, τίνι τί, to present, bestow, confer, a thing upon one (so in classical Greek from Herodotus down, as ἐλευθερίαν, Herodotus 3, 142; δόξαν, Demosthenes, p. 1417, 3; see Passow, ii, p. 881f; (Liddell and Scott, under the word, II.); τό ὄνομα, Wis. 14:21; Thucydides 4, 87): τιμήν, 1 Corinthians 12:23; Esther 1:20.