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Chora

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5561  
Original WordWord Origin
corafrom a derivative of the base of (5490) through the idea of empty expanse
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChoraNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kho'-rah   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. the space lying between two places or limits
  2. a region or country i.e. a tract of land
    1. the (rural) region surrounding a city or village, the country
    2. the region with towns and villages which surround a metropolis
  3. land which is ploughed or cultivated, ground
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 28
country 15, fields 2, land 4, region 6, regions 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew3
Mark4
Luke9
John3
Acts8
James1


Total28
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 Chora". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.