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περιρρέω , fut.
A.-ρεύδομαιArist.Cael.287b10 : aor. 1 inf. “-ρρεῦσαιLycurg.96 (s.v.l.): aor. 2 -ερρύην (v. infr.) : pf. “-ερρύηκαPl.Criti. 111b :
I. c. acc., flow round, “τὸν δ᾽ αἷμα περίρρεεOd.9.388 ; “νῆδον π. ΝεῖλοςHdt.2.29, cf. 127 ; “νήσους, ἃς περιρρεῖν τὸν ἀέραPl.Phd. 111a ; κύκλῳ . . τὸν τόπον περιρρεῦσαι τὸ πῦρ Lycurg.l.c. codd.; of persons, “ἅπαντες π. ἡμᾶς κύκλῳPl.Chrm. 155d :—Pass., to be surrounded by water, X.An.1.5.4, Arist.Mu.393a11, al.
II. abs., flow round, “Στρυμόνος ἐπ᾽ ἀμφότερα περιρρέοντοςTh.4.102, cf. X.HG4.1.16 (v.l.), Arist.Cael. l.c.
2. fall away, “περιερρυηκυίας τῆς γῆςPl.Criti.l. c. ; waste away, “πῆχυς ὅλος περιερρύηHp.Epid.3.4, cf. LXX 4 Ma.9.20 ; fall off, of flowers, Thphr.HP4.8.9.
3. slip from off a thing, ἀσπὶς περιερρύη ἐς τὴν θάλασσαν slipped off his arm into the sea, Th.4.12 ; [“αἱ πέδαι] αὐτῷ αὐτόμαται π.X.An.4.3.8 ; [αἱ πέδαι] π. Plu.2.304b ; οἱ στέφανοι π. Luc.VH2.11 : c. gen., ἵππου π. slip off it, Plu.Art. 15, cf. Id.2.970d ; “τροχοὶ π. τῶν ἁρμάτωνParth.6.4.
4. overflow on all sides, σοὶ περιρρείτω βίος let thy means of living abound, S.El.362 ; of excessive wealth, Diog.Oen.60 ; οὐδενὸς περιρρέοντος being in excess, Plu.Per.16 :—Pass., to be all running or dripping, ἱδρῶτι with sweat, Id.Aem.25 ; “δάκρυσιSuid. s.v. ἄναυδος : freq. metaph., abound, “περιρρεομένη ἀφθονία ἀγαθῶνPh.2.455 ; of persons, c. dat., “περιρρεόμενος ταῖς ἐκτὸς οὐσίαιςId.1.592, cf. 2.445 ; περιρρέονται μαθηταῖς have a crowd of pupils about them, Lib.Or.64.90.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (17):
    • Herodotus, Histories, 2.29
    • Lycurgus, Against Leocrates, 96
    • Plato, Phaedo, 111a
    • Plato, Charmides, 155d
    • Plato, Critias, 111b
    • Sophocles, Electra, 362
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.12
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 1.5.4
    • Xenophon, Anabasis, 4.3.8
    • Xenophon, Hellenica, 4.1.16
    • Homer, Odyssey, 9.388
    • Thucydides, Histories, 4.102
    • Hippocrates, De morbis popularibus, 3.4
    • Plutarch, Artaxerxes, 15
    • Plutarch, Pericles, 16
    • Plutarch, Aemilius Paullus, 25
    • Parthenius, Narrationes Amatoriae, 6.4
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