5561: χώρα


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Dodson dictionary

5561
χώρα, ας, ἡ,       Noun, Feminine
(a) a country or region, (b) the land, as opposed to the sea, (c) the country, distinct from town, (d) plur: fields.

From: Public Domain Greek-English lexicon by John Jeffrey Dodson (2010)

HELPS Lexicon excerpt

5561 xōra – country-land (the ordinary word for field); a wide-open area; "a larger tract than agros (68), . . . In two cases it refers to a rich man's estates; and in Jn 4:35, the Lord directs the attention of the disciples to a broad area or series of fields" (WS, 362).

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Strong's Greek Dictionary

5561
χώρα (chṓra)
feminine of a derivative of the base of 5490 through the idea of empty expanse; room, i.e. a space of territory (more or less extensive; often including its inhabitants)
:--coast, county, fields, ground, land, region. Compare 5117.

From: Strong's Greek Dictionary by James Strong (1890)