choros: a dance, chorusOriginal Word: χορός, οῦ, ὁPart of Speech:
a dance, dancingDefinition:
a dance, dancing.
5525 xorós – dancing, which in the Bible is viewed as wholesome (when done modestly, etc.). Indeed, "dancing is even commended in the Bible" (G. Archer).
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. wordDefinition
a dance, chorusNASB Translation
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 5525: χορόςχορός
(by metathesis from ὄρχος
((?); probably related to χόρτος
, etc., denoting primarily 'an enclosure for dancing'; cf. Curtius
, § 189)), from Homer
down, a band (of dancers and singers), a circular dance, a dance, dancing
: Luke 15:25
, Exodus 15:20
; Judges 11:34
, etc.; for מָחול
, Lamentations 5:15
; Psalm 150:4
Of uncertain derivation; a ring, i.e. Round dance ("choir" -- dancing.