χώρα

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Uncertain. No apparent cognates outside of Greek.

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Noun[edit]

χώρᾱ ‎(khṓrāf ‎(genitive χώρας); first declension chora xwra khora may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek χώρᾱ.

  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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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

χώρα ‎(chóraf ‎(plural χώρες)

  1. (geography) country, land (the state, its people, an region of a country)
  2. (geography) main town or village

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Verb[edit]

χώρα ‎(chóra)

  1. second-person singular imperfective imperative of χωρώ ‎(choró)
  2. second-person singular perfective imperative of χωρώ ‎(choró)