'Ordain' in the Bible
All these which were chosen to be porters in the gates were two hundred and twelve. These were reckoned by their genealogy in their villages, whom David and Samuel the seer did ordain in their set office.
Also I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will plant them, and they shall dwell in their place, and shall be moved no more; neither shall the children of wickedness waste them any more, as at the beginning,
LORD, thou wilt ordain peace for us: for thou also hast wrought all our works in us.
But as God hath distributed to every man, as the Lord hath called every one, so let him walk. And so ordain I in all churches.
For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee: