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Lexicon :: Strong's H6467 - pōʿal

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1792a

Strong’s Definitions

פֹּעַל pôʻal, po'-al; from H6466; an act or work (concretely):—act, deed, do, getting, maker, work.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x

The KJV translates Strong's H6467 in the following manner: work (30x), act (3x), deeds (2x), do (1x), getting (1x), maker (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strong's H6467 in the following manner: work (30x), act (3x), deeds (2x), do (1x), getting (1x), maker (1x).
  1. work, deed, doing

    1. deed, thing done

    2. work, thing made

    3. wages of work

    4. acquisition (of treasure)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פֹּעַל pôʻal, po'-al; from H6466; an act or work (concretely):—act, deed, do, getting, maker, work.
STRONGS H6467: Abbreviations
פֹּ֫עַל 37 noun masculineProverbs 20:11 doing, deed, work (in poetry and late, nearly = מַעֲשֶׂה); — פ׳ absolute Habakkuk 1:1; Psalm 44:2, construct Deuteronomy 33:11 +; suffix פָּעֳלוֹ Deuteronomy 32:4 +, פֹּעֲלוֹIsaiah 1:31 (Köii. 1, 35, 493 Ges§ 93 q, see below), Jeremiah 22:13; פָּעָלְכֶם Isaiah 41:24, etc.; plural פְּעָלִים 2 Samuel 23:20; 1 Chronicles 11:22; —
1. deed, thing done:
a. of God, פָּעֳלוֹ his work in providence Deuteronomy 32:4; Isaiah 5:12; Job 36:24; in deliverance Psalm 44:2 (as accusative of congnate meaning with verb), Psalm 77:13 + 5 times; in judgment Psalm 64:10; Psalm 95:9, as accusative of congnate meaning with verb Habakkuk 1:5.
b. of false gods Isaiah 41:24.
c. of men, daily toil Job 24:5; Psalm 104:23; specific act Ruth 2:12; יָדָיו פ׳ of sacrificing Deuteronomy 33:11; plural of achievements 2 Samuel 23:20 = 1 Chronicles 11:32; action as having moral quality Job 34:11; Proverbs 20:11; Proverbs 24:12, 29, evil implied Jeremiah 25:14; Jeremiah 50:29; Job 36:9; Psalm 28:4, כַּפָּיו פ׳ Psalm 9:17; חָמָס פ׳ Isaiah 59:6; good action Proverbs 21:8.
2. work, thing made:
a. by hands of God Isaiah 45:9, 11 (of men).
b. by man Isaiah 1:31 (i.e. probably his idol Ges Checomm. Di and others; > read בַּעֲלוֺ LagSemitic i. 5 StaZAW iii (1888), 12f.).
3. wages of work Jeremiah 22:13; Job 7:2.
4. acquisition of treasures Proverbs 21:6.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


32:4; 32:4; 33:11; 33:11



2 Samuel

23:20; 23:20

1 Chronicles

11:22; 11:32


7:2; 24:5; 34:11; 36:9; 36:24


9:17; 28:4; 44:2; 44:2; 64:10; 77:13; 95:9; 104:23


20:11; 20:11; 21:6; 21:8; 24:12; 24:29


1:31; 1:31; 5:12; 41:24; 41:24; 45:9; 45:11; 59:6


22:13; 22:13; 25:14; 50:29


1:1; 1:5

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6467 matches the Hebrew פֹּעַל (pōʿal),
which occurs 38 times in 38 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:4 - “The Rock! His work H6467 is perfect,
For all His ways are [fn]just;
A God of faithfulness and without injustice,
Righteous and just is He.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:11 - “LORD, bless his strength,
And accept the work H6467 of his hands;
Smash the [fn]hips of those who rise up against him,
And those who hate him, so that they do not rise again.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:12 - “May the LORD reward your [fn]work H6467, and may your wages be full from the LORD, the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to take refuge.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:20 - Then Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the son of a valiant man of Kabzeel, who had done great deeds H6467, [fn]killed the [fn]two sons of Ariel of Moab. He also went down and killed a lion in the middle of a pit on a snowy day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:22 - Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the son of a warrior of Kabzeel, mighty in deeds H6467, struck and killed the [fn]two sons of Ariel of Moab. He also went down and struck and killed a lion inside a pit on a snowy day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 7:2 - “As a slave pants for the shade,
And as a hired worker who eagerly waits for his wages H6467,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:5 - “Behold, like wild donkeys in the wilderness
They go out scavenging for food in their activity H6467,
As [fn]bread for their children in the desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:11 - “For He repays a person for his work H6467,
And lets things happen in correspondence to a man’s [fn]behavior.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:9 - Then He declares to them their work H6467
And their wrongdoings, that they have been arrogant.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:24 - “Remember that you are to exalt His work H6467,
Of which people have sung.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:12 - “It changes direction, turning around by His guidance,
That [fn]it may do whatever He commands [fn]it
On the face of the inhabited earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:16 - The LORD has made Himself known;
He has executed judgment.
A wicked one is ensnared in the work H6467 of his own hands. [fn]Higgaion Selah
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:4 - Give back to them according to their work H6467 and according to the evil of their practices;
Give back to them according to the work of their hands;
Repay them what is due them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:1 - For the music director. A [fn]Maskil of the sons of Korah.
God, we have heard with our ears,
Our fathers have told us
The work H6467 that You did in their days,
In the days of old.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:9 - Then all people [fn]will fear,
And they [fn]will declare the work H6467 of God,
And [fn]will consider [fn]what He has done.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 77:12 - I will meditate on all Your work H6467,
And on Your deeds with thanksgiving.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 90:16 - Let Your work H6467 appear to Your servants
And Your majesty [fn]to their children.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 92:4 - For You, LORD, have made me joyful by [fn]what H6467 You have done H6467,
I will sing for joy over the works of Your hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 95:9 - “When your fathers put Me to the test,
They tested Me, though they had seen My work H6467.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:23 - A person goes out to his work H6467
And to his labor until evening.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:3 - [fn]Splendid and majestic is His work H6467,
And His righteousness endures forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:5 - I remember the days of old;
I meditate on all Your accomplishments H6467;
I reflect on the work of Your hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:11 - It is by his deeds that a boy [fn]distinguishes himself,
If his conduct H6467 is pure and right.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:6 - The acquisition of treasures by a lying tongue
Is a fleeting vapor, the [fn]pursuit of death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:8 - The way of a guilty person is crooked,
But as for the pure, his conduct H6467 is upright.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:12 - If you say, “See, we did not know this,”
Does He who weighs the hearts not consider it?
And does He who watches over your soul not know it?
And will He not [fn]repay a person according to his work H6467?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:29 - Do not say, “I shall do the same to him as he has done to me;
I will [fn]repay the person according to his work H6467.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:31 - The strong man will become like [fn]flax fiber,
And his work H6467 a spark.
So they shall both burn together
And there will be no one to extinguish them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:12 - Their banquets are accompanied by lyre and harp, by tambourine and flute, and by wine;
But they do not pay attention to the deeds H6467 of the LORD,
Nor do they consider the work of His hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:24 - Behold, you are less than nothing,
And your work H6467 is less than nothing!
He who chooses you is an abomination.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:9 - “Woe to the one who quarrels with [fn]his Maker
A piece of pottery [fn]among the other earthenware pottery pieces!
Will the clay say to the [fn]potter, ‘What are you doing?’
Or the thing H6467 you are making H6467 say, ‘He has no hands’?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:11 - This is what the LORD says, the Holy One of Israel and [fn]his Maker:
[fn]Ask Me about the things to come [fn]concerning My sons,
And you shall commit to Me the work H6467 of My hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:6 - Their webs will not become clothing,
Nor will they cover themselves with their works;
Their works are works of wrongdoing,
And an act H6467 of violence is in their [fn]hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:13 - “Woe to him who builds his house without righteousness,
And his upstairs rooms without justice,
Who uses his neighbor’s services without pay
And does not give him his wages H6467,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:14 - ‘([fn]For many nations and great kings will make slaves of them, even them; and I will repay them according to their deeds H6467 and according to the work of their hands.)’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:29 - “Summon [fn]many against Babylon,
All those who [fn]bend the bow:
Encamp against her on every side,
Let there be no escape[fn].
Repay her according to her work H6467;
According to all that she has done, so do to her;
For she has become arrogant against the LORD,
Against the Holy One of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 1:5 - “Look among the nations! Watch!
Be horrified! Be frightened speechless!
For I am accomplishing a work H6467 in your days
You would not believe it even if [fn]you were told!
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:2 - LORD, I have heard [fn]the report about You, and [fn]I was afraid.
LORD, revive Your work H6467 in the midst of the years,
In the midst of the years make it known.
In anger remember [fn]mercy.
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