περί

form analysis and translation based on Perseus (Version 2011):
περί  PREP  around, round about with gen., dat., and acc.
Pape, Handwörterbuch der griechischen Sprache (1842-5)
περί, um, herum, A. Adverbium; περί τ' ἀμφί τε, rings umher, H. h. Cer. 277; oft in tmesi, wie man Stellen erklärt wie περὶ δ' αὐλὴὑψηλὴ δέδμητο, ringsum, Od. 9, 184, περὶ χεῖρε βαλοῦσα Aesch. Ag. 1540, wo aber die Präposition genauer als für sich stehendes Adverb betrachtet wird. (show full text)
Authenriet, Homeric Lexicon (1891)
περί περί: around, see ἀμφί.—I. adv. (including the so - called ‘tmesis’).— (1) around, all round; περὶ γάρ ῥά ἑ χαλκὸς ἔλεψεν | φύλλα τε καὶ φλοιόν, i. e. the leaves and bark that encircled it, Il. 1.236; so of throwing a cloak about one, standing around in crowds, (show full text)
Liddell-Scott-Jones, A Greek-English lexicon, 9th ed. (1940)
περί Thess., Delph. περ IG 9(2).517.17 (iii BC), al., Schwyzer 323 A 4 (v/iv BC), also Aeol., v. infr. A. V ; Elean παρ ib. 413.4 ; Prep. with gen., dat., and acc. : — round about, all round (prop. different from ἀμφί, on both sides). (Cogn. with Skt. pári ΄round about΄.)WITH (show full text)