2944. kukloó
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kukloó: to encircle
Original Word: κυκλόω
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: kukloó
Phonetic Spelling: (koo-klo'-o)
Short Definition: I encircle, besiege, surround
Definition: I encircle, besiege, surround.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as kukló
to encircle
NASB Translation
encircled (1), gathered around (1), stood around (1), surrounded (1).

STRONGS NT 2944: κυκλόω

κυκλόω, κύκλῳ: 1 aorist ἐκύκλωσα; passive, present participle κυκλουμενος; 1 aorist participle κυκλωθεις; (κύκλος); the Sept. chiefly for סָבַב;

1. to go round, lead round (Pindar, Euripides, Polybius, others).

2. to surround, encircle, encompass: of persons standing round, τινα, John 10:24 (Tr marginal reading WH marginal reading ἐκύκλευσαν (which see)); Acts 14:20; of besiegers (often so in secular authors and in the Sept.), Luke 21:20; Hebrews 11:30, and R G Tr in Revelation 20:9. (Compare: περικυκλόω.)

to surround, encircle

From the same as kukloi; to encircle, i.e. Surround -- compass (about), come (stand) round about.

see GREEK kukloi

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