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Lexicon :: Strong's G5562 - chōreō

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χωρέω
Transliteration
chōreō (Key)
Pronunciation
kho-reh'-o
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
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Vine's Expository Dictionary: View Entry

Strong’s Definitions

χωρέω chōréō, kho-reh'-o; from G5561; to be in (give) space, i.e. (intransitively) to pass, enter, or (transitively) to hold, admit (literally or figuratively):—come, contain, go, have place, (can, be room to) receive.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's G5562 in the following manner: receive (3x), contain (2x), come (1x), go (1x), have place (1x), cannot receive (with G3756) (1x), be room to receive (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's G5562 in the following manner: receive (3x), contain (2x), come (1x), go (1x), have place (1x), cannot receive (with G3756) (1x), be room to receive (1x).
  1. to leave space (which may be filled or occupied by another), to make room, give place, yield

    1. to retire

    2. metaph. to betake one's self, turn one's self

  2. to go forward, advance, proceed, succeed

  3. to have space or room for receiving or holding something

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
χωρέω chōréō, kho-reh'-o; from G5561; to be in (give) space, i.e. (intransitively) to pass, enter, or (transitively) to hold, admit (literally or figuratively):—come, contain, go, have place, (can, be room to) receive.
STRONGS NT 5562: χωρέω
χωρέω, χώρω; future infinitive χωρήσειν (John 21:25 Tr WH); 1 aorist ἐχώρησα; (χῶρος, a place, space, and this from ΧΑΩ, cf. χώρα);
1. properly, to leave a space (which may be occupied or filled by another), to make room, give place, yield (Homer, Iliad 12, 406; 16, 592; others); to retire, pass: of a thing, εἰς τί, Matthew 15:17. metaphorically, to betake oneself, turn oneself: εἰς μετνοιαν, 2 Peter 3:9 (A. V. come; cf. μετάνοια, p. 406a).
2. to go forward, advance, proceed (properly, νύξ, Aeschylus Pers. 384); to make progress, gain ground, succeed (Plato, Eryx., p. 398 b.; legg. 3, p. 684 e.; (χωρεῖ τό κακόν, Aristophanes nub. 907, vesp. 1483; others); Polybius 10, 35, 4; 28, 15, 12; others): λόγος ἐμός οὐ χωρεῖ ἐν ὑμῖν, gaineth no ground among you or within you (R. V. hath not free course (with marginal reading hath no place) in you), John 8:37 (cf. Field, Otium Norv. pars 3:at the passage).
3. to have space or room for receiving or holding something (German fassen); properly: τί, a thing to fill the vacant space, John 21:25 (not Tdf.); of a space large enough to hold a certain number of people, Mark 2:2 (Genesis 13:6 (cf. Plutarch, praec. ger. reipub. 8, 5, p. 804 b.)); of measures, which hold a certain quantity, John ii 6; 1 Kings 7:24 (38); 2 Chronicles 4:5, and in Greek writings from Herodotus down. Metaphorically, to receive with the mind or understanding, to understand (τό Κατωνος φρωνημα, Plutarch, Cat. min. 64; ὅσον αὐτῷ ψυχή χωρεῖ, Aelian v. h. 3, 9); to be ready to receive, keep in mind, and practise: τόν λέγων τοῦτον, this saying, Matthew 19:11f ((cf. Plutarch, Lycurgus, 13, 5)); τινα, to receive one into one's heart, make room for one in one's heart, 2 Corinthians 7:2. (Compare: ἀναχωρέω, ἀποχωρέω, ἐκχωρέω, ὑποχωρέω. Synonym: cf. ἔρχομαι.)
THAYER’S GREEK LEXICON, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Thayer's

Genesis
13:6
1 Kings
7:24
2 Chronicles
4:5
Matthew
15:17; 19:11
Mark
2:2
John
8:37; 21:25; 21:25
2 Corinthians
7:2
2 Peter
3:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number G5562 matches the Greek χωρέω (chōreō),
which occurs 10 times in 9 verses in the TR Greek.

Unchecked Copy BoxMat 15:17 - “Do you not understand that everything that goes into the mouth passes G5562 into the stomach, and is [fn]eliminated?
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:11 - But He said to them, “Not all men can accept G5562 this statement, but only those to whom it has been given.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 19:12 - “For there are eunuchs who were born that way from their mother’s womb; and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by people; and there are also eunuchs who made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. The one who is able to accept G5562 this, let him accept G5562 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxMar 2:2 - And many were gathered together, so that there was G5562 no longer space G5562, not even near the door; and He was speaking the word to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 2:6 - Now there were six stone waterpots standing there for the Jewish custom of purification, containing G5562 [fn]two or three measures each.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 8:37 - “I know that you are Abraham’s descendants; yet you are seeking to kill Me, because My word [fn]has G5562 no place G5562 in you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJhn 21:25 - But there are also many other things which Jesus did, which, if they were written in detail, I expect that even the world itself would not contain G5562 the books that would be written.
Unchecked Copy Box2Co 7:2 - Make G5562 room G5562 for us in your hearts; we have wronged no one, we corrupted no one, we have taken advantage of no one.
Unchecked Copy Box2Pe 3:9 - The Lord is not slow about His promise, as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not willing for any to perish, but for all to come G5562 to repentance.

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