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Chera

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5503  
Original WordWord Origin
cerafeminine of a presumed derivative apparently from the base of (5490) through the idea of deficiency
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Chera9:440,1313
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khay'-rah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. a widow
  2. metaph. a city stripped of its inhabitants and riches is represented under the figure of a widow
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 27
widow 13, widows 11, widows' 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew1
Mark3
Luke9
Acts3
1 Corinthians1
1 Timothy6
James1
Revelation1


Total25
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 Chera". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.