5517. choikos
Strong's Concordance
choikos: earthy, made of dust
Original Word: χοϊκός, ή, όν
Part of Speech: Adjective
Transliteration: choikos
Phonetic Spelling: (kho-ik-os')
Short Definition: earthy, made of earth
Definition: earthy, made of earth.
HELPS Word-studies

5517 xoikós (an adjective, derived from xoos, "made of earth, dust") – properly, earthy, dusty (made of dust); (figuratively) temporal, passing away; transient, "earthly." All four occasions of 5517 /xoikós ("of dust, earthly") occur in 1 Cor 15:47-49.

1 Corinthians 15: "The earthly" . . . incomplete without "the heavenly"

1 Cor 15:50: "Now I say this, brethren, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God; nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable" (NASU).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 5517: χοϊκός

χοϊκός, χοικη χοικον (χοῦς, which see), made of earth, earthy: 1 Corinthians 15:47-49. (γυμνοί τούτους τοῦ χοϊκοῦ βαρους, Anon. in Walz, Rhett. i., p. 613, 4; (Hippolytus haer. 10, 9, p. 314, 95).)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From choos; dusty or dirty (soil-like), i.e. (by implication) terrene -- earthy.

see GREEK choos

Forms and Transliterations
χοικοι χοϊκοί χοικος χοϊκός χοικου χοϊκού χοϊκοῦ choikoi choïkoí choikos choïkós choikou choïkoû
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Strong's Greek 5517
4 Occurrences

χοϊκοί — 1 Occ.
χοϊκός — 2 Occ.
χοϊκοῦ — 1 Occ.

1 Corinthians 15:47 Adj-NMS
GRK: ἐκ γῆς χοϊκός ὁ δεύτερος
NAS: is from the earth, earthy; the second
KJV: the earth, earthy: the second
INT: out of earth made of dust the second

1 Corinthians 15:48 Adj-NMS
GRK: οἷος ὁ χοϊκός τοιοῦτοι καὶ
NAS: As is the earthy, so also
KJV: As [is] the earthy, such
INT: Such as the [one] made of dust such also [are]

1 Corinthians 15:48 Adj-NMP
GRK: καὶ οἱ χοϊκοί καὶ οἷος
NAS: are those who are earthy; and as is the heavenly,
KJV: [are] they also that are earthy: and
INT: also [are] those made of dust and such as

1 Corinthians 15:49 Adj-GMS
GRK: εἰκόνα τοῦ χοϊκοῦ φορέσομεν καὶ
NAS: the image of the earthy, we will also
KJV: the image of the earthy, we shall
INT: image of the [one] made of dust we shall bear also

4 Occurrences

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