Word Summary
hyperbainō: to step over, transgress
Original Word: ὑπερβαίνω
Transliteration: hyperbainō
Phonetic Spelling: (hoop-er-bah'-ee-no)
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to step over, transgress
Meaning: to step over, transgress
Strong's Concordance
go beyond.

From huper and the base of basis; to transcend, i.e. (figuratively) to overreach -- go beyond.

see GREEK huper

see GREEK basis

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5233: ὑπερβαίνω

ὑπερβαίνω; from Homer down; to step over, go beyond; metaphorically, to transgress: δίκην, νόμου, etc., often from Herodotus and Pindar down; absolutely, to overstep the proper limits, i. e. to transgress, trespass, do wrong, sin: joined with ἁμαρτάνειν, Homer, Iliad 9, 501; Plato, Pep. 2, p. 366 a.; specifically, of one who defrauds another in business, overreaches (Luth.zu weit greifen), with καί πλεονεκτεῖν added, 1 Thessalonians 4:6 (but see πρᾶγμα, b.).