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Bible Lexicons

Old & New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5528 - χόρτος

Transliteration
chórtos
Phonetics
khor'-tos
Origin
apparently a primary word
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TDNT
None
Definition
Thayer's
  1. the place where grass grows and animals graze
  2. grass, herbage, hay, provender
    1. of green grass
    2. of growing crops
Hebrew Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1877 ‑ דֶּשֶׁא (deh'‑sheh);  2682 ‑ חָצִיר (khaw‑tseer');  6212 ‑ עֵשֶׂב (eh'‑seb);  7179 ‑ קַשׁ (kash);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
  3. Parsing
KJV (14)
Matthew
3
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
2
Revelation
2
NAS (15)
Matthew
3
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
3
Revelation
2
HCS (15)
Matthew
3
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
3
Revelation
2
BSB (15)
Matthew
3
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
3
Revelation
2
ESV (14)
Matthew
2
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
3
Revelation
2
WEB (15)
Matthew
3
Mark
2
Luke
1
John
1
1 Corinthians
1
James
2
1 Peter
3
Revelation
2
Verse Results
Liddell-Scott-Jones Definitions

χόρτος, ὁ,

prop.

enclosed place (v. sub fin.), but always with collat. notion of a feeding-place: in Il., farmyard, in which the cattle were kept, αὐλῆς ἐν χόρτῳ 11.774; αὐλῆς ἐν χόρτοισι 24.640.

2. generally, any feeding-ground, pasturage, freq. in pl., χόρτοι λέοντος, of Nemea, Pi. O. 13.44; χόρτοι εὔδενδροι E. IT 134 (lyr.); χόρτος οὐρανοῦ the expanse of heaven, Poet. ap. Hsch.

II fodder, provender, esp. for horses and cattle, Hdt. 5.16 (of fish); θηρῶν ὀρείων χόρτον, οὐχ ἵππων λέγεις E. Alc. 495; grass, Hes. Op. 606, E. Rh. 771, 1 Corinthians 3:12; χ. κοῦφος hay, X. An. 1.5.10; χ. ἐβλάστησεν, ἐξηράνθη, Matthew 13:26; ; ἄνθος χόρτου Eph_1:10 : opp. σῖτος (food for man), Hdt. 9.41, X. Cyr. 8.6.12; χόρτον ἔχει ἔπὶ τοῦ κέρατος as translation of the Lat. proverb, foenum habet in cornu, of a dangerous ox, Plu. Crass. 7. green crop, [γῆ] ἐσπαρμένη χόρτῳ PTeb. 27.72 (ii B. C.), al.

2. Poet., food generally, δούλιος χ. Hippon. 35.6, cf. E. Cyc. 507 (lyr.), Crates Theb. 10; cf. χορτάζω. (Cf. Lat. hortus, Welsh garth 'fold, enclosure', Irish gort 'crop', 'field'.)

Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament

χόρτος , -ου , ,

[in LXX chiefly for H6212, also for H2682, etc.;]

1. an enclosure, a feeding place (Hom.).

2. food, esp. for cattle, grass: Matthew 13:26; Matthew 14:19, Mark 4:28; Mark 6:39, Luke 12:28, John 6:10, 1 Corinthians 3:12, James 1:10-11, 1 Peter 1:24 (LXX), Revelation 9:4; χ . χλωρός , Mark 6:39, Revelation 8:7.†


Abbott-Smith Manual Greek Lexicon of the New Testament.
Copyright © 1922 by G. Abbott-Smith, D.D., D.C.L.. T & T Clarke, London.
List of Word Forms
χορτον χόρτον χορτος χόρτος χορτου χόρτου χόρτους χορτω χόρτω χόρτῳ chorto chortō chórtoi chórtōi chorton chórton chortos chórtos chortou chórtou
Old / New Testament Greek Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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