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Lexicon :: Strong's G4053 - perissos

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περισσός
Transliteration
perissos
Pronunciation
pe-rēs-so's (Key)
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
From περί (G4012) (in the sense of beyond)
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:61,828

Strong’s Definitions

περισσός perissós, per-is-sos'; from G4012 (in the sense of beyond); superabundant (in quantity) or superior (in quality); by implication, excessive; adverbially (with G1537) violently; neuter (as noun) preeminence:—exceeding abundantly above, more abundantly, advantage, exceedingly, very highly, beyond measure, more, superfluous, vehement(-ly).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
  1. exceeding some number or measure or rank or need

    1. over and above, more than is necessary, superadded

      1. exceeding abundantly, supremely

      2. something further, more, much more than all, more plainly

    2. superior, extraordinary, surpassing, uncommon

      1. pre-eminence, superiority, advantage, more eminent, more remarkable, more excellent

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
περισσός perissós, per-is-sos'; from G4012 (in the sense of beyond); superabundant (in quantity) or superior (in quality); by implication, excessive; adverbially (with G1537) violently; neuter (as noun) preeminence:—exceeding abundantly above, more abundantly, advantage, exceedingly, very highly, beyond measure, more, superfluous, vehement(-ly).
STRONGS NT 4053: περισσός
περισσός, περισσή, περισσόν (from περί, which see III. 2), from Hesiod down, the Sept. for יותֵר, יֶתֶר, etc.; exceeding some number or measure or rank or need;
1. over and above, more than is necessary, superadded: τό περισσόν τούτων, what is added to (A. V. more than; cf. Buttmann, § 132, 21 Rem.) these, Matthew 5:37; ἐκ περισσοῦ, exceedingly, beyond measure, Mark 6:51 (WH omits; Tr brackets ἐκ περισσοῦ); Mark 14:31 Rec.; ὑπέρ ἐκ περισσοῦ (written as one word ὑπερεκπερισσοῦ (which see)), exceeding abundantly, supremely, Ephesians 3:20 (cf. Buttmann, as above); 1 Thessalonians 3:10; 1 Thessalonians 5:13 (R G WH text); περισσόν μοι ἐστιν, it is superfluous for me, 2 Corinthians 9:1; περισσόν ἔχειν, to have abundance, John 10:10 (οἱ μέν... περισσά ἔχουσιν, οἱ δέ οὐδέ τά ἀναγκαῖά δύνανται πορίζεσθαι, Xenophon, oec. 20, 1); neuter comparitive περισσότερον τί, something further, more, Luke 12:4 (L Tr marginal reading περισσόν); περισσότερον, the more, Luke 12:48; (περισσότερον πάντων, etc. much more than all etc. Mark 12:33 T Tr text WH); adverbially, somewhat more (R. V. somewhat abundantly), 2 Corinthians 10:8; (Vulg.abundantius (A. V. more abundantly)) i. e. more plainly, Hebrews 6:17; μᾶλλον περισσότερον, much more, Mark 7:36; περισσότερον πάντων, more (abundantly) than all, 1 Corinthians 15:10; with an adjective it forms a periphrasis for the comparitive περισσότερον κατάδηλόν, more (abundantly) evident, Hebrews 7:15 (cf. Winer's Grammar, § 35, 1).
2. superior, extraordinary, surpassing, uncommon: Matthew 5:47 (A. V. more than others); τό περισσόν, as a substantive, pre-eminence, superiority, advantage, Romans 3:1; comparitive περισσότερος, more eminent, more remarkable (οὐκ ἔσῃ περισσότερος, Genesis 49:3 Symm.; περιττοτερος φρονήσει, Plutarch, mor., p. 57 f. de adulatore etc. 14): Matthew 11:9; Luke 7:26, although in each passage περισσότερον can also be taken as neuter (something) more excellent (Vulg.plus (R. V. much more than etc.)); with substantives: περισσότερον κρίμα, i. e. a severer, heavier judgment, Matthew 23:14-13Rec.; Mark 12:40; Luke 20:47; τιμή, greater honor, more (abundant) honor, 1 Corinthians 12:23{a} (1 Corinthians 12:24; εὐσχημοσύνη, 1 Corinthians 12:23b); λύπη, 2 Corinthians 2:7.
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
49:3
Matthew
5:37; 5:47; 11:9
Mark
6:51; 7:36; 12:33; 12:40; 14:31
Luke
7:26; 12:4; 12:48; 20:47
John
10:10
Romans
3:1
1 Corinthians
12:23; 12:23; 12:24; 15:10
2 Corinthians
2:7; 9:1; 10:8
Ephesians
3:20
1 Thessalonians
3:10; 5:13
Hebrews
6:17; 7:15

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G4053 matches the Greek περισσός (perissos),
which occurs 40 times in 26 verses in the Greek concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:37 - “But let your statement be, ‘Yes, yes’ or ‘No, no’; anything beyond G4053 these is [fn]of evil.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 5:47 - “If you greet only your brothers, what more G4053 are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 11:9 - [fn]But what did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I tell you, and one who is more G4053 than a prophet.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 23:14 - [“[fn]Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites, because you devour widows’ houses, and for a pretense you make long prayers; therefore you will receive greater G4053 condemnation.]
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 6:51 - Then He got into the boat with them, and the wind stopped; and they were utterly G4053 astonished,
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 7:36 - And He gave them orders not to tell anyone; but the more He ordered them, the more widely G4053 they continued to proclaim it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:33 - AND TO LOVE HIM WITH ALL THE HEART AND WITH ALL THE UNDERSTANDING AND WITH ALL THE STRENGTH, AND TO LOVE ONES NEIGHBOR AS HIMSELF, is much G4053 more G4053 than all burnt offerings and sacrifices.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 12:40 - who devour widows’ houses, and for appearance’s sake offer long prayers; these will receive greater G4053 condemnation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 7:26 - “But what did you go out to see? A prophet? Yes, I say to you, and one who is more G4053 than a prophet.
Unchecked Copy BoxLuk 20:47 - who devour widows’ houses, and for appearance’s sake offer long prayers. These will receive greater G4053 condemnation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 10:10 - “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and [fn]have it abundantly. G4053
Unchecked Copy BoxRom 3:1 - Then what [fn]advantage G4053 has the Jew? Or what is the benefit of circumcision?
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 12:23 - and those members of the body which we [fn]deem less honorable, [fn]on these we bestow more G4053 abundant G4053 honor, and our less presentable members become much G4053 more G4053 presentable,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 12:24 - whereas our more G4053 presentable members have no need of it. But God has so composed the body, giving more G4053 abundant G4053 honor to that member which lacked,
Unchecked Copy Box1Co 15:10 - But by the grace of God I am what I am, and His grace toward me did not prove vain; but I labored even G4053 more G4053 than all of them, yet not I, but the grace of God with me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 1:12 - For our [fn]proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially G4053 toward you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:4 - For out of much affliction and anguish of heart I wrote to you with many tears; not so that you would be made sorrowful, but that you might know the love which I have especially G4053 for you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 2:7 - so that on the contrary you should rather forgive and comfort him, otherwise such a one might be overwhelmed by excessive G4053 sorrow.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:15 - His [fn]affection abounds G4053 all G4053 the more G4053 toward you, as he remembers the obedience of you all, how you received him with fear and trembling.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 9:1 - For it is superfluous G4053 for me to write to you about this ministry to the [fn]saints;
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 10:8 - For even if I boast somewhat [fn]further G4053 about our authority, which the Lord gave for building you up and not for destroying you, I will not be put to shame,
Unchecked Copy BoxGal 1:14 - and I was advancing in Judaism beyond many of my contemporaries among my [fn]countrymen, being more G4053 extremely G4053 zealous for my ancestral traditions.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 2:17 - But we, brethren, having been taken away from you for a [fn]short while—in [fn]person, not in [fn]spirit—were all G4053 the more G4053 eager with great desire to see your face.
Unchecked Copy Box1Th 5:13 - and that you esteem them very G4053 highly G4053 in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another.
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 6:17 - [fn]In the same way God, desiring even G4053 more G4053 to show to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of His purpose, [fn]interposed with an oath,
Unchecked Copy BoxHeb 13:19 - And I urge you all G4053 the more G4053 to do this, so that I may be restored to you the sooner.
 
 
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