Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

apparently a prolonged form of an obsolete primary

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: TDNT 6:458

KJV Translation Count — 579x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: do (357), make (113), bring forth (14), commit (9), cause (9), work (8), show (5), bear (4), keep (4), fulfil (3), deal (2), perform (2), not tr (3), misc 4(3), vr do (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to make
a. with the names of things made, to produce, construct, form, fashion, etc.
b. to be the authors of, the cause
c. to make ready, to prepare
d. to produce, bear, shoot forth
e. to acquire, to provide a thing for one's self
f. to make a thing out of something
g. 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
h. to put one forth, to lead him out
i. to make one do something
1. cause one to
j. to be the authors of a thing (to cause, bring about)
2. to do
a. to act rightly, do well
1. to carry out, to execute
b. to do a thing unto one
1. to do to one
c. with designation of time: to pass, spend
d. to celebrate, keep
1. to make ready, and so at the same time to institute, the celebration of the passover
e. to perform: to a promise
For Synonyms see entry 5871 & 5911

Strong's Definitions

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, 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. Compare (4238) (πράσσω).

Concordance Results Using KJV

Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:


For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, G4160 his paths sG4160aight.


G4160 G4160 therefore fruits meet for repentance:


And now also the axe is laid unto the root of the G4160ees: therefore every G4160ee which G4160eth G4160 G4160 good fruit is hewn G4160wn, and cast into the fire.


And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will G4160 you fishers of men.


Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingG4160m of heaven: but whosoever shall G4160 and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingG4160m of heaven.


But I say unto you, That whosoever shall put away his wife, saving for the G4160 of fornication, G4160th her to G4160 adultery: and whosoever shall marry her that is divorced G4160teth adultery.


Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, beG4160 thou canst G4160 G4160 one hair white or black.


But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, G4160 good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;


For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? G4160 G4160 even the publicans the same?