χώρα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. No apparent cognates outside of Greek.

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Noun[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

χώρα (chóraf (plural χώρες)

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

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