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Also “cor.” A measurement of volume; probably equal to a homer. Usually used to measure grain and oil (1 Kgs 4:22; 5:11; 2 Chr 2:10; 27:5; Ezek 45:14). For further information, see this article: Weights and Measures.
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Cor—This Hebrew word, untranslated, denotes a round vessel used as a measure both for liquids and solids. It was equal to one homer, and contained ten ephahs in dry and ten baths in liquid measure (Ezek. 45:14). The Rabbins estimated the cor at forty-five gallons, while Josephus estimated it at about
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KOR (kōr) Some versions use cor. It is thought to be a dry measure equal to a homer or to about 6.3 imperial bushels, though estimates vary greatly. Those using the metric system have estimated a kor between 220 and 450 liters. It apparently represented the load a donkey could carry on its back. The