Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Hide, to cover alongside, i.e., veil (figuratively)

Greek: παρακαλύπτω, parakalyptō (G3871)

1 King James Bible Verses

Here is hide in the Bible. What does the source Greek word παρακαλύπτω mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: G3871

Greek Base Word: παρακαλύπτω

Usage: Hide

Definition: To cover alongside, i.e., veil (figuratively).

Detailed definition:

  1. To cover over, cover up, hide, conceal.

Derived terms: From G3844 and G2572.

See also:

  1. G2572
  2. G3844


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: pɑ.rɑ.kɑˈly.pto
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: pɑ.rɑ.kɑˈlju.ptow
  3. Transliteration: parakalyptō
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: pa-ra-ka-LOO-ptoh
  5. Modern Pronunciation: pa-ra-ka-LYOO-ptoh

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Bible Verses with παρακαλύπτω (G3871)

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