Strong's Greek: 5559. χρώς (chrós) -- the surface of the body, skin
5559. chrós
Strong's Concordance
chrós: the surface of the body, skin
Original Word: χρώς, ωτός, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: chrós
Phonetic Spelling: (khroce)
Short Definition: the skin
Definition: the skin, surface of the body.
HELPS Word-studies

5559 xrṓs. 5559 (xrṓs) does not refer to the "body" in general, but rather the surface of the body.

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. word
the surface of the body, skin
NASB Translation
body (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5559: χρώς

χρώς, genitive χρωτός, (cf. χροιά, the skin (cf. Curtius, § 201)), from Homer down (who (generally) uses the genitive χρώς etc. (cf. Ebeling, Lex. Homer, or Liddell and Scott, under the word)), the surface of the body, the skin: Acts 19:12; the Sept. for בָּשָׂר, twice for עור, Exodus 34:29f, Alex..

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably akin to the base of chraomai through the idea of handling; the body (properly, its surface or skin) -- body.

see GREEK chraomai

Forms and Transliterations
εχώλαναν εχωλάνθη χρως χρώτα χρωτος χρωτός χρωτὸς χυδαίοι χύμα χυτήν χυτός χύτρα χύτραν χύτρας χυτρόγαυλον χυτρόγαυλος χυτρογαύλους χυτρόποδες χυτών χωθαρώθ χωλανείτε chrotos chrotòs chrōtos chrōtòs
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Strong's Greek 5559
1 Occurrence

χρωτὸς — 1 Occ.

Acts 19:12 N-GMS
GRK: ἀπὸ τοῦ χρωτὸς αὐτοῦ σουδάρια
NAS: carried from his body to the sick,
KJV: that from his body were brought unto
INT: from the skin of him hankerchiefs

1 Occurrence

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