Word Summary
chor: a hole
Original Word: חוֹר
Transliteration: chor
Phonetic Spelling: (khore)
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a hole
Meaning: a cavity, socket, den
Strong's Concordance
cave, hole

Or (shortened) chor {khore}; the same as chuwr; a cavity, socket, den -- cave, hole.

see HEBREW chuwr


H2356. chor

III. חוֺר חֹר,noun [masculine] hole; — absolute חֹר2 Kings 12:10; Ezekiel 8:7 (strike out Co B etc.), חוֺרSong of Solomon 5:4, חֹרִים1 Samuel 14:11; construct חֹרֵיJob 30:6; suffix חֹרָיוNahum 2:13, חֹרֵיהֶןZechariah 14:12; — hole in lid of chest 2 Kings 12:10 (made by boring, נקב‎), in door Song of Solomon 5:4; in wall Ezekiel 8:7 (see above); = eye-socket בְּח תִּמַּקְנָה ׳עיניוZechariah 14:12 (plague of enemies of Jerusalem); holes as hiding-places for men 1 Samuel 14:11, so also 13:6 Ew We Dr (for חוחים ᵑ0‎), dwelling of outcast people עָפָר חריJob 30:6; of dens of lions Nahum 2:13. — I.חֹר‎, see II. חור‎.