5503: χήρα

Noun, Feminine


Dodson dictionary

G5503 χήρα, ας, ἡ

Transliteration: chḗra

Part(s) of speech: Noun, Feminine

Definition: a widow.

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

Strong's Greek Dictionary

G5503 χήρα

Transliteration: chḗra

Derivation: feminine of a presumed derivative apparently from the base of G5490 through the idea of deficiency;

Definition: a widow (as lacking a husband), literally or figuratively

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

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Abbott-Smith Lexicon

χήρα

G5503 

Occurrences in the NT: 25 (KJV)

χήρα, -ας, ἡ
[in LXX chiefly for אַלְמָנָה ;]
a widow: Mt 23:13 (Rec., R, mg.), Mk 12:40-43, Lk 2:37 4:25 7:12 18:3, 5 20:47 21:2, 3, Ac 6:1 9:39, 41, I Co 7:8, I Ti 5:3-5, 11, 16, Ja 1:27; γυνὴ χ., Lk 4:26; of one of an ordo viduarum (v. CGT, in l.), I Ti 5:9; metaph., of a city forsaken, Re 18:7.†

From: Abbott-Smith, George, "A Manual Greek-English Lexicon of the Greek New Testament", 1922. Public Domain.

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Occurrences in the Greek New Testament

Text: Nestle's 1904 edition