G5048 τελειόω - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

LSJ Gloss:
to make perfect, complete
I complete, accomplish, make perfect
(a) as a course, a race, or the like: I complete, finish (b) as of time or prediction: I accomplish, (c) I make perfect; pass: I am perfected.
to complete, i.e. (literally) accomplish, or (figuratively) consummate (in character)
Derivation: from G5046;

KJV Usage: consecrate, finish, fulfil, make) perfect.

to perfect
τελειόω, -ῶ
(< τέλειος), [in LXX:
Refs Exo.29:9, Lev.4:5, al.
(τ. χεῖρ מָלֵא pi.), 2Ki.22:26, al. (תָּמַם), Wis.4:13, al. (cf. Westc., He., 64) ;]
__1. bring to an end, finish, accomplish, fulfil:
Refs Jhn.4:34, Act.20:24
; of time,
Refs Luk.2:43, Jhn.5:36 17:4
; pass., ἡ γραφή, Jhn.19:28.
__2. to bring to maturity or completeness, to complete, perfect;
__(a) of things:
Refs Heb.7:19, Jas.2:22, 1Jn.2:5 Jn 4:12 Jn 4:17
__(b) of persons, in ethical and spiritual sense:
Refs Heb.2:10 9:9 10:1, 14
; pass.,
Refs Luk.13:32, Jhn.17:23, Php.3:12, Heb.5:9 7:28 11:40 12:23, 1Jn.4:18
(for a different view of the meaning in Heb.2:10, al., see Rendall, in l).†
1) to make perfect, complete
1a) to carry through completely, to accomplish, finish, bring to an end
2) to complete (perfect)
2a) add what is yet wanting in order to render a thing full
2b) to be found perfect
3) to bring to the end (goal) proposed
4) to accomplish
4a) bring to a close or fulfilment by event
4a1) of the prophecies of the scriptures

From G5046; to complete, that is, (literally) accomplish, or (figuratively) consummate (in character)

KJV Usage: consecrate, finish, fulfil, (make) perfect.

View how G5048 τελειόω is used in the Bible

First 30 of 33 occurrences of G5048 τελειόω

Luke 2:43 when they had fulfilled
Luke 13:32 day I shall be perfected.
John 4:34 to finish
John 5:36 finish,
John 17:4 I have finished
John 17:23 made perfect
John 19:28 might be fulfilled,
Acts 20:24 that I may finish
2 Corinthians 12:9 is made perfect
Philippians 3:12 perfect:
Hebrews 2:10 to make
Hebrews 2:10 perfect
Hebrews 5:9 being made perfect,
Hebrews 7:19 made
Hebrews 7:19 perfect,
Hebrews 7:28 having been perfected
Hebrews 9:9 make
Hebrews 9:9 perfect,
Hebrews 10:1 make
Hebrews 10:1 perfect.
Hebrews 10:14 he hath perfected
Hebrews 11:40 they
Hebrews 11:40 should
Hebrews 11:40 be made perfect.
Hebrews 12:23 made perfect,
James 2:22 was
James 2:22 made perfect?
1 John 2:5 is
1 John 2:5 perfected:
1 John 4:12 perfected

Distinct usage

2 made perfect
2 perfect,
2 make
2 made perfect,
2 is
1 when they had fulfilled
1 day I shall be perfected.
1 to finish
1 finish,
1 I have finished
1 might be fulfilled,
1 being made perfect,
1 made
1 having been perfected
1 perfect.
1 he hath perfected
1 they
1 should
1 be made perfect.
1 was
1 made perfect?
1 perfected
1 perfected:
1 to make
1 perfect
1 is made perfect
1 perfect:
1 that I may finish

Corresponding Hebrew Words

teleioo H3615 kalah
teleioo H3634 kalal
teleioo H4390 male pi.
teleioo H6213 asah ni.
teleioo H8003 shalem
teleioo H8552 tamam qal,hithpa

Related words

G5048 τελειόω

G5051 τελειωτής
From G5048; a completer, that is, consummater

KJV Usage: finisher.

G5046 τέλειος

From G5056; complete (in various applications of labor, growth, mental and moral character, etc.); neuter (as noun, with G3588) completeness

KJV Usage: of full age, man, perfect.

G5047 τελειότης
From G5046; (the state) completeness (mentally or morally)

KJV Usage: perfection (-ness).

G5049 τελείως
Adverb from G5046; completely, that is, (of hope) without wavering

KJV Usage: to the end.