χώρα

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • χώρη (khōrē) (Ionic)

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. No apparent cognates outside of Greek.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

χώρα (khōra) (genitive χώρας) f, first declension

  1. location, place, spot (see Latin locus)
  2. the proper place
  3. one's place in life
  4. piece of land: tract, land, field
  5. country (opposite town), countryside
  6. country, nation

InflectionEdit

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

χώρα (chóraf (plural χώρες)

  1. (geography) country (the state or its people)
  2. (geography) main town

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

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