1) to fasten garments with a girdle or belt
2) to gird one's self
3) metaphorically with truth as a girdle
3a) to equip one's self with knowledge of the truth
Part of Speech: verb
Citing in TDNT: 5:302, 702
From G4012 and G2224; to gird all around, that is, (middle or passive voice) to fasten on one's belt (literally or figuratively): - gird (about, self).
|(περιζώννυμαι τὴν ὀσφύν) get ready||77.5|
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
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