Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from a derivative of the base of 5490 through the idea of empty expanse

KJV Translation Count — 27x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: country (15), region (5), land (3), field (2), ground (1), coast (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. the space lying between two places or limits
2. a region or country i.e. a tract of land
a. the (rural) region surrounding a city or village, the country
b. the region with towns and villages which surround a metropolis
3. land which is ploughed or cultivated, ground
For Synonyms see entry 5875

Strong's Definitions

kho'-rah; feminine of a derivative of the base of (5490) (χάσμα) through the idea of empty expanse; room, i.e. a space of territory (more or less extensive; often including its inhabitant): — coast, county, fields, ground, land, region. Compare (5117) (τόπος).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And being warned of God in a dream that they should not return to Herod, they departed into their own G5561 another way.


The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the G5561 and shadow of death light is sprung up.


And when he was come to the other side into the G5561 of the Gergesenes, there met him two possessed with devils, coming out of the tombs, exceeding fierce, so that no man might pass by that way.


And there went out unto him all the G5561 of Judaea, and they of Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him in the river of Jordan, confessing their sins.


And they came over unto the other side of the sea, into the G5561 of the Gadarenes.


And he besought him much that he would not send them away out of the G5561.


And there were in the same G5561 shepherds abiding in the G5561, keeping watch over their flock by night.


Now in the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judaea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of Ituraea and of the G5561 of Trachonitis, and Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene,


And they arrived at the G5561 of the Gadarenes, which is over against Galilee.


And he spake a parable unto them, saying, The G5561 of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully: