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Lexicon :: Strong's G4160 - poieō


poi-e'-ō (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary
Dictionary Aids

Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

TDNT Reference: 6:458,895

Trench's Synonyms: xcvi. ποιέω, πράσσω.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 579x
The KJV translates Strongs G4160 in the following manner: do (357x), make (113x), bring forth (14x), commit (9x), cause (9x), work (8x), show (5x), bear (4x), keep (4x), fulfil (3x), deal (2x), perform (2x), not tr (3x), misc (43x), vr do (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage
  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

ποιέω poiéō, poy-eh'-o; apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary; to make or do (in a very wide application, more or less direct):—abide, + agree, appoint, × 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, × 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, × secure, shew, X shoot out, spend, take, tarry, + transgress the law, work, yield. Compare G4238.
Thayer's Greek Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number G4160 matches the Greek ποιέω (poieō),
which occurs 12 times in 11 verses in your custom selection '1Jo' in the Greek concordance of the KJV

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Tools specific to 1Jo 1:6

1Jo 1:6

If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do G4160 not the truth:

Tools specific to 1Jo 1:10

1Jo 1:10

If we say that we have not sinned, we make G4160 him a liar, and his word is not in us.

Tools specific to 1Jo 2:17

1Jo 2:17

And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth G4160 the will of God abideth for ever.

Tools specific to 1Jo 2:29

1Jo 2:29

If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one that doeth G4160 righteousness is born of him.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:4

1Jo 3:4

Whosoever committeth G4160 sin transgresseth G4160 also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:7

1Jo 3:7

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth G4160 righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:8

1Jo 3:8

He that committeth G4160 sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:9

1Jo 3:9

Whosoever is born of God doth G4160 not commit sin; for his seed remaineth in him: and he cannot sin, because he is born of God.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:10

1Jo 3:10

In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth G4160 not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother.

Tools specific to 1Jo 3:22

1Jo 3:22

And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do G4160 those things that are pleasing in his sight.

Tools specific to 1Jo 5:10

1Jo 5:10

He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made G4160 him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son.
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