Power typically refers to:
  • Power (physics), meaning "rate of doing work", including engine power
  • Electricity, specifically electric power

    Power may also refer to:

    Mathematics, science and technology


  • IBM Power (software), an IBM operating system enhancement package
  • IBM POWER instruction set architecture, a RISC instruction set architecture
  • Power ISA, a RISC instruction set architecture derived from PowerPC
  • IBM POWER microprocessors, made by IBM, which implement those RISC architectures
  •, a consortium promoting POWER Architecture


  • Exponentiation, "x to the power of y"
  • Power function
  • Power of a point
  • Statistical power


  • Magnification, the factor by which an optical system enlarges an image
  • Optical power, the degree to which a lens converges or diverges light

    Social sciences and politics

  • Economic power, encompassing several concepts that economists use, featuring the word "power"
  • Power (international relations)
  • Power (social and political), the ability to influence people or events

    Arts, entertainment, and media

    Fictional entities

  • Power Girl, a fictional character in the DC Comics universe
  • Power Pack, a fictional Marvel Comics superhero-team consisting of four young siblings


  • Power (1928 film), a comedy film starring William Boyd, Alan Hale and Jacqueline Logan
  • Power (1986 film), an American drama film
  • Power (2014 Telugu film), a Telugu film starring Ravi Teja and Hansika Motwani
  • Power (2014 Kannada film), a Kannada film starring Puneeth Rajkumar and Trisha
  • Power (2016 film), a Bengali action comedy film
  • The Power (1968 film), a science fiction film
  • The Power (1984 film), an American horror film


  • Power (Fast novel), a 1962 novel by Howard Fast
  • Power (play), a 2003 play by Nick Dear
  • Power: A New Social Analysis, a 1938 sociology book by Bertrand Russell
  • The Power (Alderman novel), a 2016 novel by Naomi Alderman
  • The Power (Robinson novel), a 1956 novel by Frank M. Robinson, on which the 1968 film is based
  • The Power (self-help book), a 2010 self-help book by Rhonda Byrne



  • Power (Alex Newell EP), 2016
  • Power (B.A.P. EP), 2012
  • Power (Barrabás album), 1973
  • Power (Boys Noize album), 2009
  • Power (Ice-T album), 1988
  • Power (Kansas album), 1986
  • Power (Nekrogoblikon EP), 2013
  • Power (Q and Not U album), 2004
  • Power (Tower of Power album), 1987
  • The Power (album), by Vanessa Amorosi
  • Power, by Group 1 Crew
  • Power, by Lakeside
  • Power, by SSD
  • Power, by The Temptations
  • Power, by Z-Ro


  • "Power" (Exo song) by EXO from The War: The Power of Music, 2017
  • "Power" (Little Mix Song), 2016
  • "Power" (Kanye West song), 2010
  • "Power" (Helloween song), 1996
  • "Power" (KMFDM song), 1996
  • "Power" (Sharon O'Neill song), 1984
  • "Power", by Hardwell and Kshmr
  • "Power", by Bastille from Wild World
  • "Power", by John and Johanna Hall
  • "Power", by Kansas from Power
  • "Power", by Katy Perry from Witness
  • "Power", by Leona Lewis from I Am
  • "Power", by Lipps Inc. from Mouth to Mouth
  • "Power", by Rainbow from Straight Between the Eyes
  • "Power", by Ufo361 and Capital Bra from 808, 2018
  • "Power", by Tears For Fears from Elemental
  • "The Power" (Snap! song), 1990
  • "The Power", by Cher from Believe
  • "The Power", by DJ Fresh from Nextlevelism
  • "The Power", by Manowar from Louder than Hell
  • "The Power", by Vanessa Amorosi from The Power


  • Power98FM, an English-language radio station in Singapore
  • The Power (XM), an XM satellite radio channel


  • Power (TV series), a 2014 drama series on Starz about a New York City illegal drug network
  • "Power", an episode of Smallville, season 8

    Other uses in arts, entertainment, and media

  • Girl Got Game, originally Power!!, a manga series 1999-2002
  • Power Magazine, a Swedish automobile magazine
  • Power!, a 1985 video game


  • Power (name), a list of persons with the surname
  • Will Power (performer)
  • Will Power (born 1981), Australian race driver
  • Phil Taylor (darts player) (born 1960), English darts champion nicknamed "The Power"
  • Oliver "Power" Grant (American entrepreneur, producer, actor and close associate of hip-hop group Wu Tang Clan)
  • The Power Twins (disambiguation)
  • the twins Larry and Dave Power, American professional wrestlers
  • the twins Diane and Elaine Klimaszewski, also American professional wrestlers


  • Power (UTA station), a light rail station in Salt Lake City, United States
  • Power, Montana, a census-designated place in the U.S.
  • Power, West Virginia, an unincorporated community in the U.S.
  • Power County, Idaho, also in the U.S.


  • Power (basketball), the 3-on-3 basketball team that plays in the BIG3
  • Power (horse), a British thoroughbred
  • Pittsburgh Power, an Arena Football League
  • Port Adelaide Football Club, nicknamed "Power", an Australian rules football club
  • Power F.C., a professional football club based in Koforidua, Ghana
  • West Virginia Power, a minor league baseball team

    Other uses

  • Power (angel), a rank in the Christian angelic hierarchy
  • Power, an alternative name for the psychedelic drug 2C-P