Strong's Concordance, Greek Dictionary

Abide, appoint, X avenge, be, bear, cast out, cause, commit, continue, deal, execute, exercise, fulfil, gain, give, have, hold, X journeying, keep, X mean, observe, ordain, perform, provide, purpose, put, X secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, work, yield, to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct)

Greek: ποιέω, poieō (G4160)

513 King James Bible Verses


Here are abide, agree, appoint, X avenge and related words in the Bible. What does the source Greek word ποιέω 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: G4160

Greek Base Word: ποιέω

Usage: Abide, + agree, appoint, X avenge, + band together, be, bear, + bewray, bring (forth), cast out, cause, commit, + content, continue, deal, + without any delay, (would) do(-ing), execute, exercise, fulfil, gain, give, have, hold, X journeying, keep, + lay wait, + lighten the ship, make, X mean, + none of these things move me, observe, ordain, perform, provide, + have purged, purpose, put, + raising up, X secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, + transgress the law, work, yield

Definition: To make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct).

Detailed definition:

  1. To make.
    1. With the names of things made, to produce, construct, form, fashion, etc.
    2. To be the authors of, the cause.
    3. To make ready, to prepare.
    4. To produce, bear, shoot forth.
    5. To acquire, to provide a thing for one's self.
    6. To make a thing out of something.
    7. To (make i.e.,) render one anything.
      1. To (make i.e.,) constitute or appoint one anything, to appoint or ordain one that.
      2. To (make i.e.,) declare one anything.
    8. To put one forth, to lead him out.
    9. To make one do something.
      1. Cause one to.
    10. To be the authors of a thing (to cause, bring about).
  2. To do.
    1. To act rightly, do well.
      1. To carry out, to execute.
    2. To do a thing unto one.
      1. To do to one.
    3. With designation of time: to pass, spend.
    4. To celebrate, keep.
      1. To make ready, and so at the same time to institute, the celebration of the passover.
    5. To perform: to a promise.

Derived terms: Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary.

See also:

  1. G4238

Comments: Compare G4238.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: pyˈɛ.o
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: pyˈe̞.ow
  3. Transliteration: poieō
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: poo-EH-oh
  5. Modern Pronunciation: poo-A-oh

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