embrace, greet, salute, take leave

Strong’s Dictionary of Greek Words:

Greek:
ἀσπάζομαι
Transliteration:
aspazomai
Phonic:
as-pad’-zom-ahee
Meaning:
from 1 (as a particle of union) and a presumed form of 4685; to enfold in the arms, i.e. (by implication) to salute, (figuratively) to welcome
KJV Usage:
embrace, greet, salute, take leave