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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 2,504 times in 2,191 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 1 / 44 (Gen 1:1–Gen 8:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:1 - In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:2 - And the earth H776 was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:10 - And God called the dry land Earth; H776 and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:11 - And God said, Let the earth H776 bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth: H776 and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:12 - And the earth H776 brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:15 - And let them be for lights in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth: H776 and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:17 - And God set them in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:20 - And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl that may fly above the earth H776 in the open firmament of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:22 - And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:24 - And God said, Let the earth H776 bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth H776 after his kind: and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:25 - And God made the beast of the earth H776 after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind: and God saw that it was good.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:26 - And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, H776 and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - And God blessed them, and God said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth, H776 and subdue it: and have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over every living thing that moveth upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:29 - And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, H776 and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:30 - And to every beast of the earth, H776 and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth upon the earth, H776 wherein there is life, I have given every green herb for meat: and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:1 - Thus the heavens and the earth H776 were finished, and all the host of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:4 - These are the generations of the heavens and of the earth H776 when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made the earth H776 and the heavens,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:5 - And every plant of the field before it was in the earth, H776 and every herb of the field before it grew: for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, H776 and there was not a man to till the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:6 - But there went up a mist from the earth, H776 and watered the whole face of the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:11 - The name of the first is Pison: that is it which compasseth the whole land H776 of Havilah, where there is gold;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:12 - And the gold of that land H776 is good: there is bdellium and the onyx stone.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:13 - And the name of the second river is Gihon: the same is it that compasseth the whole land H776 of Ethiopia.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:12 - When thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:14 - Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the earth; H776 and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:16 - And Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and dwelt in the land H776 of Nod, on the east of Eden.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:4 - There were giants in the earth H776 in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:5 - And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, H776 and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:6 - And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the earth, H776 and it grieved him at his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:11 - The earth H776 also was corrupt before God, and the earth H776 was filled with violence.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:12 - And God looked upon the earth, H776 and, behold, it was corrupt; for all flesh had corrupted his way upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:13 - And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth H776 is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:17 - And, behold, I, even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, H776 to destroy all flesh, wherein is the breath of life, from under heaven; and every thing that is in the earth H776 shall die.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:3 - Of fowls also of the air by sevens, the male and the female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:4 - For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth H776 forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that I have made will I destroy from off the face of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:6 - And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:10 - And it came to pass after seven days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:12 - And the rain was upon the earth H776 forty days and forty nights.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:14 - They, and every beast after his kind, and all the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth H776 after his kind, and every fowl after his kind, every bird of every sort.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:17 - And the flood was forty days upon the earth; H776 and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:18 - And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; H776 and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:19 - And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; H776 and all the high hills, that were under the whole heaven, were covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:21 - And all flesh died that moved upon the earth, H776 both of fowl, and of cattle, and of beast, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth, H776 and every man:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:23 - And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: H776 and Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:24 - And the waters prevailed upon the earth H776 an hundred and fifty days.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:1 - And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth, H776 and the waters asswaged;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:3 - And the waters returned from off the earth H776 continually: and after the end of the hundred and fifty days the waters were abated.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:7 - And he sent forth a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:9 - But the dove found no rest for the sole of her foot, and she returned unto him into the ark, for the waters were on the face of the whole earth: H776 then he put forth his hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto him into the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:11 - And the dove came in to him in the evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an olive leaf pluckt off: so Noah knew that the waters were abated from off the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:13 - And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth: H776 and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.

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