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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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אֶרֶץ
Transliteration
'erets
Pronunciation
eh'·rets (Key)
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 167

Strong’s Definitions

אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x

The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2,504x
The KJV translates Strong's H776 in the following manner: land (1,543x), earth (712x), country (140x), ground (98x), world (4x), way (3x), common (1x), field (1x), nations (1x), wilderness (with H4057) (1x).
  1. land, earth

    1. earth

      1. whole earth (as opposed to a part)

      2. earth (as opposed to heaven)

      3. earth (inhabitants)

    2. land

      1. country, territory

      2. district, region

      3. tribal territory

      4. piece of ground

      5. land of Canaan, Israel

      6. inhabitants of land

      7. Sheol, land without return, (under) world

      8. city (-state)

    3. ground, surface of the earth

      1. ground

      2. soil

    4. (in phrases)

      1. people of the land

      2. space or distance of country (in measurements of distance)

      3. level or plain country

      4. land of the living

      5. end(s) of the earth

    5. (almost wholly late in usage)

      1. lands, countries

        1. often in contrast to Canaan

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֶרֶץ ʼerets, eh'-rets; from an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land):—× common, country, earth, field, ground, land, × natins, way, + wilderness, world.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H776 matches the Hebrew אֶרֶץ ('erets),
which occurs 2,499 times in 2,188 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 44 (Gen 1:1–Gen 8:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:1 - In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:2 - The earth H776 was [fn]formless and void, and darkness was over the [fn]surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was [fn]moving over the [fn]surface of the waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:10 - God called the dry land earth, H776 and the gathering of the waters He called seas; and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:11 - Then God said, “Let the earth H776 sprout [fn]vegetation, [fn]plants yielding seed, and fruit trees on the earth H776 bearing fruit after [fn]their kind [fn]with seed in them”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:12 - The earth H776 brought forth [fn]vegetation, [fn]plants yielding seed after [fn]their kind, and trees bearing fruit [fn]with seed in them, after [fn]their kind; and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:15 - and let them be for [fn]lights in the [fn]expanse of the heavens to give light on the earth”; H776 and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:17 - God placed them in the [fn]expanse of the heavens to give light on the earth, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:20 - Then God said, “Let the waters [fn]teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth H776 [fn]in the open [fn]expanse of the heavens.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:22 - God blessed them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let birds multiply on the earth.” H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:24 - Then God said, “Let the earth H776 bring forth living creatures after [fn]their kind: cattle and creeping things and beasts of the earth H776 after [fn]their kind”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:25 - God made the beasts of the earth H776 after [fn]their kind, and the cattle after [fn]their kind, and everything that creeps on the ground after its kind; and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:26 - Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, H776 and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - God blessed them; and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, H776 and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky and over every living thing that [fn]moves on the earth.” H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:29 - Then God said, “Behold, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the [fn]surface of all the earth, H776 and every tree [fn]which has fruit yielding seed; it shall be food for you;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:30 - and to every beast of the earth H776 and to every bird of the [fn]sky and to every thing that [fn]moves on the earth H776 [fn]which has life, I have given every green plant for food”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:1 - Thus the heavens and the earth H776 were completed, and all their hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:4 - [fn]This is the account of the heavens and the earth H776 when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made earth H776 and heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:5 - Now no shrub of the field was yet in the earth, H776 and no plant of the field had yet sprouted, for the LORD God had not sent rain upon the earth, H776 and there was no man to [fn]cultivate the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:6 - But a [fn]mist used to rise from the earth H776 and water the whole [fn]surface of the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:11 - The name of the first is Pishon; it [fn]flows around the whole land H776 of Havilah, where there is gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:12 - The gold of that land H776 is good; the bdellium and the onyx stone are there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:13 - The name of the second river is Gihon; it [fn]flows around the whole land H776 of Cush.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:12 - “When you cultivate the ground, it will no longer yield its strength to you; you will be a vagrant and a wanderer on the earth.” H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:14 - “Behold, You have driven me this day from the face of the ground; and from Your face I will be hidden, and I will be a vagrant and a wanderer on the earth, H776 and whoever finds me will kill me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:16 - Then Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and [fn]settled in the land H776 of [fn]Nod, east of Eden.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:4 - The Nephilim were on the earth H776 in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them. Those were the mighty men who were of old, men of renown.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:5 - Then the LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great on the earth, H776 and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:6 - The LORD was sorry that He had made man on the earth, H776 and He was grieved [fn]in His heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:11 - Now the earth H776 was corrupt in the sight of God, and the earth H776 was filled with violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:12 - God looked on the earth, H776 and behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted their way upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:13 - Then God said to Noah, “The end of all flesh has come before Me; for the earth H776 is filled with violence because of them; and behold, I am about to destroy them with the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:17 - “Behold, I, even I am bringing the flood of water upon the earth, H776 to destroy all flesh in which is the breath of life, from under heaven; everything that is on the earth H776 shall perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:3 - also of the birds of the [fn]sky, [fn]by sevens, male and female, to keep [fn]offspring alive on the face of all the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:4 - “For after seven more days, I will send rain on the earth H776 forty days and forty nights; and I will blot out from the face of the land every living thing that I have made.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:6 - Now Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of water [fn]came upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:10 - It came about after the seven days, that the water of the flood [fn]came upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:12 - The rain [fn]fell upon the earth H776 for forty days and forty nights.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:14 - they and every beast after its kind, and all the cattle after [fn]their kind, and every creeping thing that creeps on the earth H776 after its kind, and every bird after its kind, [fn]all sorts of birds.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:17 - Then the flood [fn]came upon the earth H776 for forty days, and the water increased and lifted up the ark, so that it rose above the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:18 - The water prevailed and increased greatly upon the earth, H776 and the ark [fn]floated on the [fn]surface of the water.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:19 - The water prevailed more and more upon the earth, H776 so that all the high mountains [fn]everywhere under the heavens were covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:21 - All flesh that [fn]moved on the earth H776 perished, birds and cattle and beasts and every swarming thing that swarms upon the earth, H776 and all mankind;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:23 - Thus He blotted out [fn]every living thing that was upon the face of the land, from man to animals to creeping things and to birds of the [fn]sky, and they were blotted out from the earth; H776 and only Noah was left, together with those that were with him in the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:24 - The water prevailed upon the earth H776 one hundred and fifty days.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:1 - But God remembered Noah and all the beasts and all the cattle that were with him in the ark; and God caused a wind to pass over the earth, H776 and the water subsided.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:3 - and the water receded steadily from the earth, H776 and at the end of one hundred and fifty days the water decreased.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:7 - and he sent out a raven, and it [fn]flew here and there until the water was dried up [fn]from the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:9 - but the dove found no resting place for the sole of her foot, so she returned to him into the ark, for the water was on the [fn]surface of all the earth. H776 Then he put out his hand and took her, and brought her into the ark to himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:11 - The dove came to him toward [fn]evening, and behold, in her [fn]beak was a freshly picked olive leaf. So Noah knew that the water was abated from the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:13 - Now it came about in the six hundred and first year, in the first month, on the first of the month, the water was dried up [fn]from the earth. H776 Then Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and behold, the [fn]surface of the ground was dried up.

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