Pleroo

The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon

Strong's Number: 4137 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
plhrovwfrom (4134)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Pleroo6:286,867
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
play-ro'-o Verb
Definition
  1. to make full, to fill up, i.e. to fill to the full
    1. to cause to abound, to furnish or supply liberally
      1. I abound, I am liberally supplied
  2. to render full, i.e. to complete
    1. to fill to the top: so that nothing shall be wanting to full measure, fill to the brim
    2. to consummate: a number
      1. to make complete in every particular, to render perfect
      2. to carry through to the end, to accomplish, carry out, (some undertaking)
    3. to carry into effect, bring to realisation, realise
      1. of matters of duty: to perform, execute
      2. of sayings, promises, prophecies, to bring to pass, ratify, accomplish
      3. to fulfil, i.e. to cause God's will (as made known in the law) to be obeyed as it should be, and God's promises (given through the prophets) to receive fulfilment
King James Word Usage - Total: 90
fulfil 51, fill 19, be full 7, complete 2, end 2, miscellaneous 9
KJV Verse Count
Matthew17
Mark3
Luke10
John15
Acts16
Romans6
2 Corinthians2
Galatians1
Ephesians4
Philippians4
Colossians5
2 Thessalonians1
2 Timothy1
James1
1 John1
2 John1
Revelation2


Total90
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Pleroo". "The KJV New Testament Greek Lexicon". .