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περιρρέω, fut. -ρεύδομαι Arist.Cael.287b10: aor. 1 inf. -ρρεῦσαι Lycurg.96 (s.v.l.): aor. 2 -ερρύην (v. infr.): pf. -ερρύηκα Pl.Criti. 111b:

I. c. acc., flow round, τὸν δ' αῖ̔μα περίρρεε Od.9.388; νῆδον π. ὁ Νεῖλος Hdt.2.29, cf. 127; νήσους, ἃς περιρρεῖν τὸν ἀέρα Pl.Phd. 111a; κύκλῳ ..τὸν τόπον περιρρεῦσαι τὸ πῦρ Lycurg.l.c. codd.; of persons, ἅπαντες π. ἡμᾶς κύκλῳ Pl.Chrm. 155d:—
Pass., to be surrounded by water, X.An.1.5.4, Arist.Mu.393a11, al.

II. abs., flow round, Στρυμόνος ἐπ' ἀμφότερα περιρρέοντος Th.4.102, cf. X.HG4.1.16 (v.l.), Arist.Cael. l.c.

2. fall away, περιερρυηκυίας τῆς γῆς Pl.Criti.l. c.; waste away, πῆχυς ὅλος περιερρύη Hp.Epid.3.4, cf. LXX 4 Ma.9.20; fall off, of flowers, Thphr.HP4.8.9.

3. slip from off a thing, ἡ 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 ἁρμάτων Parth.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; δάκρυσι Suid. S1.v. ἄναυδος: freq. metaph., abound, περιρρεομένη ἀφθονία ἀγαθῶν Ph.2.455; of persons, c. dat., περιρρεόμενος ταῖς ἐκτὸς οὐσίαις Id.1.592, cf. 2.445; περιρρέονται μαθηταῖς have a crowd of pupils about them, Lib.Or.64.90.