G4059 περιτέμνω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to cut
I circumcise
I cut around, circumcise.
to cut around, i.e. (specially) to circumcise
Derivation: from G4012 and the base of G5114;

KJV Usage: circumcise.

G4012 G5114
1) to cut around
2) to circumcise
2a) cut off one's prepuce (used of that well known rite by which not only the male children of the Israelites, on the eighth day after birth, but subsequently also "proselytes of righteousness" were consecrated to Jehovah and introduced into the number of his people)
2b) to get one's self circumcised, present one's self to be circumcised, receive circumcision
2c) since by the rite of circumcision a man was separated from the unclean world and dedicated to God, the word is transferred to denote the extinguishing of lusts and the removal of sins

From G4012 and the base of G5114; to cut around, that is, (specifically) to circumcise

KJV Usage: circumcise.

View how G4059 περιτέμνω is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of G4059 περιτέμνω

Luke 1:59
Luke 2:21
John 7:22
Acts 7:8
Acts 15:1
Acts 15:5
Acts 15:24
Acts 16:3
Acts 21:21
1 Corinthians 7:18
Galatians 2:3
Galatians 5:2
Galatians 5:3
Galatians 6:12
Galatians 6:13
Colossians 2:11

Corresponding Hebrew Words

peri temno H3054 yahad hithp.
peri temno H3772 karat
peri temno H4135 mul qal.,ni.
peri temno H5493 sur hi.