5566. chóros
Strong's Concordance
chóros: the northwest wind
Original Word: χῶρος, ου, ὁ
Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine
Transliteration: chóros
Phonetic Spelling: (kho'-ros)
Definition: the northwest wind
Usage: the north-west wind, and the quarter of the sky from which it comes.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Latin origin
the northwest wind
NASB Translation
northwest (1).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5566: χῶρος

χῶρος, χωρου, , the northwest wind (LatinCorus orCaurus): for the quarter of the heavens from which this wind blows, Acts 27:12 (on which see λίψ, 2).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
northwest wind

Of Latin origin; the north-west wind -- north west.

Forms and Transliterations
χωρον χώρον χῶρον ψαλίδες choron chôron chōron chō̂ron
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Englishman's Concordance
Acts 27:12 N-AMS
GRK: καὶ κατὰ χῶρον
NAS: southwest and northwest, and spend the winter
KJV: the south west and north west.
INT: and toward northwest

Strong's Greek 5566
1 Occurrence

χῶρον — 1 Occ.

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