Khora Name Meaning & Origin
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Derived from the Greek Korē, which is from korē (maiden). The name is borne in Roman mythology as a byname for Proserpina and in Greek mythology as a byname for Persephone.
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A nice, uncommon name, it was popular before and is now coming back.
Khora is a Greek territory.
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Khora was used in philosophy by Plato to designate a receptacle, a space, or an interval in the Timaeus. Jacques Derrida has written a short text with the title Khora, using his deconstructionist approach to investigate Plato's word usage.
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