corner graphic   Hi,    
Facebook image
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Old & New Testament Greek

Entry for Strong's #5565 - χωρίς

Word Origin:
from (5561)
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Thayer | Strong | Mounce ]
Thayer's Definition
  1. separate, apart
    1. without any
    2. besides
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions


Adv., also χωρί, q. v.: (v. χῆρος):

separately, apart, once in Il., 7.470; χ. μὲν πρόγονοι, χ. δὲ μέτασσαι, χ. δ' αὖθ' ἕρσαι Od. 9.221, cf. 4.130, Sapph. Supp. 20a. 16, IG 12.108.32, al.; χ. ἡ τιμὴ θεῶν A. Ag. 637; κεῖται χ. ὁ νεκρός Hdt. 4.62; χ. περὶ αὐτῶν ἑκάστου οἱ νόμοι κεῖνται Antipho 5.10; χίλια τάλαντα.. χ. θέσθαι set them apart, in reserve, Th. 2.24; χ. οἰκεῖν live apart, have an independent establishment, D. 4.36, 47.72; χ. γενόμενοι being separated, X. Cyr. 4.1.18; χ. ἀπ' ἀλλήλων Parm. 8.56, Pl. Phd. 98c; μή με χ. αἰτιῶ without evidence, S. OT 608; χ. ποιῆσαι distinguish, Isoc. 15.68; χ. βλέπειν look two ways, squint, Timocl. 27.6; opp. κοινῇ, Isoc. 12.160; opp. κοινόν, E. Hec. 860; χ. δέ.. and separately, and besides, Th. 2.13; separately, Lys. 22.16, Plu. Arist. 20; λέγειν χ. περὶ ἑκάστου Lexap. Aeschin. 1.35; χ. καὶ ἐν μέρει Id. 3.2; περὶ τὸ ἓν καὶ χ. about the one and without [the one] Arist. Ph. 203a14; otherwise, χ. δὲ μηδαμῶς Pl. Lg. 950c; χ. ἢ ὁκόσοι except so many as.., Hdt. 2.77; χωρὶς ἢ ὅσα D.C. 53.21; χωρὶς ἤ ὅτι Hdt. 1.94, 4.61, 82; also χ. εἰ μή (condemned by Ps.- Hdn. post Moer. p.462P.), Plu. 2.698f, A.D. Pron. 91.8, al.; χ. πλήν Paus. 1.34.4.

2. metaph., of different nature, kind, or quality, Semon. 7.1; χ. τό τ' εἶναι καὶ τὸ μὴ νομίζεται E. Alc. 528; χ. τό τ' εἰπεῖν πολλὰ καὶ τὰ καίρια S. OC 808; χ. ᾤμην εἶναι τὸ συνεῖναί τε ἀλλήλοις διαλεγομένους καὶ τὸ δημηγορεῖν Pl. Prt. 336b.

II as Pr c. gen., without, A. Ag. 926, etc.; without the help or will of, χ. Ζηνός S. Tr. 1002 (lyr.): after its case, πόνου χ. Id. El. 915, cf. Theon. Sm. p.1H.

2. separate from, apart from, χ. ἀθανάτων Pi. O. 9.41; χ. ἀνθρώπων στίβου S. Ph. 487; χωρὶς ᾤκισται θεῶν E. Hec. 2; χ. ὀμμάτων ἐμῶν Id. Or. 272; ἡ ψυχὴ χ. τοῦ σώματος Pl. Phd. 67a, etc.

3. independently of, without reckoning, Hdt. 1.93, 106, 6.58; χ. τε γένους οὐκ ἔστιν ὅτῳ μείζονα μοῖραν νείμαιμ' ἢ σοί A. Pr. 293 (anap.); χ. δὲ τῆς δόξης οὐδὲ δίκαιόν μοι δοκεῖ.. Pl. Ap. 35b.

4. differently from, otherwise than, χ. μυρηρῶν τευχέων πνέων A. Fr. 180.5; χ. δήπου σοφία ἐστίν ἀνδρείας Pl. La. 195a, cf. D. 19.13.

Thayer's Expanded Definition
 χωρίς (ΧΑΩ, see χώρα (cf. Curtius, § 192)), adverb, from Homer down;

1. separately, apart: John 20:7.

2. as a preposition with the genitive ( Winer s Grammar, § 54,6);

a. wilhout any person or thing (making no use of, having no association with, apart from, aloof from, etc.): 1Cor. (iv. 8); John 11:11>; Philippians 2:14; 1 Timothy 2:8; 1 Timothy 5:21; Heb. (Hebrews 2:9> Treg. marginal reading); Hebrews 11:40>; παραβολῆς, without making use of a parable, Matthew 13:34; Mark 4:34; ὁρκωμοσίας, Hebrews 7:20(21),Hebrews 7:21>; χωρίς αἵματος, Hebrews 9:7,18; ἁιματεχυσιας, Hebrews 9:22; without i. e. being absent or lacking: Romans 7:8f. ( R. V. apart from); Hebrews 11:6; Hebrews 12:8,14; James 2:18 ( Rec. ἐκ),20,26 (in these three examples R. V. apart from); without connection and fellowship with one, John 15:5 ( R. V. apart from); destitute of the fellowship and blessings of one: χωρίς Χριστοῦ (cf. Winer s Grammar, § 54,2a.;. R. V. separate from Christ), Ephesians 2:12; without the intervention (participation or cooperation) of one, John 1:3; Romans 3:21 (Romans 3:28>; Romans 4:6; 10:14>); χωρίς θεμελίου, without laying a foundation, Luke 6:49; χωρίς τῆς σής γνώμης, without consulting you (cf. γνώμη, at the end ( Polybius 3,21, 1,2. 7)), Philemon 1:14; 'without leaving room for': χωρίς ἀντιλογίας, Hebrews 7:7; οἰκτίρμων, Hebrews 10:28>. χωρίς τοῦ σώματος, freed from the body, 2 Corinthians 12:3 L T Tr WH ( Rec. ἐκτός, which seeb. α.); χωρίς ἁμαρτίας, without association with sin, i. e. without yielding to sin, without becoming stained with it, Hebrews 4:15; not to expiate sin, Hebrews 9:28.

b. besides: Matthew 14:21; Matthew 15:38; 2 Corinthians 11:28. (Synonym: cf. ἄνευ.)

Thayer's Expanded Greek Definition, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006, 2011 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights rserved. Used by permission.
Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

χωρίς ,


1. separately, apart: .

2. As prep., c. gen.,

(a) separate from, apart from, without (practically equiv. to ἄνευ ; v. Field, Notes, 103): , , , ; , ; ; ; ; ; ; , , , , ; , , ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (οὗ χωρίς ; v. Bl., § 82, 3), ; ; ;

(b) besides: ; , .





Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
Frequency / Word / Parsing Lists  [ Book | Word | Parsing ]
Verse Results
KJV (39)NAS (41)HCS (40)
1 Corinthians2
2 Corinthians1
1 Timothy2
1 Corinthians2
2 Corinthians2
1 Timothy2
1 Corinthians3
2 Corinthians2
1 Timothy2
List of Word Forms
εχωροβάτησαν χωρις χωρίς χωρὶς χωρισμού χωρισμώ χωροβατήσαι χωροβατήσατε choris chorís chorìs chōris chōrís chōrìs
Make A Difference, Today!
Sponsor a child today!
Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30
Search for…
Choose a letter to browse:
α  β  γ  δ  ε  ζ  η  θ  ι  κ  λ  μ
ν  ξ  ο  π  ρ  σ  τ  υ  φ  χ  ψ  ω
Prev Entry
Next Entry
Download the Language Fonts
Below you will find links to the TrueType font(s) used in this resource. Simply right-mouse click the link and save it to your fonts

Once you have finished you might need to close all open browsers and open your fonts directory to initialized the font(s) you just installed.

SIL Galatia Greek font
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology