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Lexicon :: Strong's H776 - 'erets

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
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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 15 / 44 (Deu 34:2–Jos 13:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:2 - And all Naphtali, and the land H776 of Ephraim, and Manasseh, and all the land H776 of Judah, unto the utmost sea,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:4 - And the LORD said unto him, This is the land H776 which I sware unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, saying, I will give it unto thy seed: I have caused thee to see it with thine eyes, but thou shalt not go over thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:5 - So Moses the servant of the LORD died there in the land H776 of Moab, according to the word of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:6 - And he buried him in a valley in the land H776 of Moab, over against Bethpeor: but no man knoweth of his sepulchre unto this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:11 - In all the signs and the wonders, which the LORD sent him to do in the land H776 of Egypt to Pharaoh, and to all his servants, and to all his land, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:2 - Moses my servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land H776 which I do give to them, even to the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:4 - From the wilderness and this Lebanon even unto the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land H776 of the Hittites, and unto the great sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:6 - Be strong and of a good courage: for unto this people shalt thou divide for an inheritance the land, H776 which I sware unto their fathers to give them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:11 - Pass through the host, and command the people, saying, Prepare you victuals; for within three days ye shall pass over this Jordan, to go in to possess the land, H776 which the LORD your God giveth you to possess it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:13 - Remember the word which Moses the servant of the LORD commanded you, saying, The LORD your God hath given you rest, and hath given you this land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:14 - Your wives, your little ones, and your cattle, shall remain in the land H776 which Moses gave you on this side Jordan; but ye shall pass before your brethren armed, all the mighty men of valour, and help them;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:15 - Until the LORD have given your brethren rest, as he hath given you, and they also have possessed the land H776 which the LORD your God giveth them: then ye shall return unto the land H776 of your possession, and enjoy it, which Moses the LORD'S servant gave you on this side Jordan toward the sunrising.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:1 - And Joshua the son of Nun sent out of Shittim two men to spy secretly, saying, Go view the land, H776 even Jericho. And they went, and came into an harlot's house, named Rahab, and lodged there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:2 - And it was told the king of Jericho, saying, Behold, there came men in hither to night of the children of Israel to search out the country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:3 - And the king of Jericho sent unto Rahab, saying, Bring forth the men that are come to thee, which are entered into thine house: for they be come to search out all the country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:9 - And she said unto the men, I know that the LORD hath given you the land, H776 and that your terror is fallen upon us, and that all the inhabitants of the land H776 faint because of you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:11 - And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, neither did there remain any more courage in any man, because of you: for the LORD your God, he is God in heaven above, and in earth H776 beneath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:14 - And the men answered her, Our life for yours, if ye utter not this our business. And it shall be, when the LORD hath given us the land, H776 that we will deal kindly and truly with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:18 - Behold, when we come into the land, H776 thou shalt bind this line of scarlet thread in the window which thou didst let us down by: and thou shalt bring thy father, and thy mother, and thy brethren, and all thy father's household, home unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:24 - And they said unto Joshua, Truly the LORD hath delivered into our hands all the land; H776 for even all the inhabitants of the country H776 do faint because of us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:11 - Behold, the ark of the covenant of the Lord of all the earth H776 passeth over before you into Jordan.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:13 - And it shall come to pass, as soon as the soles of the feet of the priests that bear the ark of the LORD, the Lord of all the earth, H776 shall rest in the waters of Jordan, that the waters of Jordan shall be cut off from the waters that come down from above; and they shall stand upon an heap.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 4:24 - That all the people of the earth H776 might know the hand of the LORD, that it is mighty: that ye might fear the LORD your God for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 5:6 - For the children of Israel walked forty years in the wilderness, till all the people that were men of war, which came out of Egypt, were consumed, because they obeyed not the voice of the LORD: unto whom the LORD sware that he would not shew them the land, H776 which the LORD sware unto their fathers that he would give us, a land H776 that floweth with milk and honey.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 5:11 - And they did eat of the old corn of the land H776 on the morrow after the passover, unleavened cakes, and parched corn in the selfsame day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 5:12 - And the manna ceased on the morrow after they had eaten of the old corn of the land; H776 neither had the children of Israel manna any more; but they did eat of the fruit of the land H776 of Canaan that year.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 5:14 - And he said, Nay; but as captain of the host of the LORD am I now come. And Joshua fell on his face to the earth, H776 and did worship, and said unto him, What saith my lord unto his servant?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 6:22 - But Joshua had said unto the two men that had spied out the country, H776 Go into the harlot's house, and bring out thence the woman, and all that she hath, as ye sware unto her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 6:27 - So the LORD was with Joshua; and his fame was noised throughout all the country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:2 - And Joshua sent men from Jericho to Ai, which is beside Bethaven, on the east side of Bethel, and spake unto them, saying, Go up and view the country. H776 And the men went up and viewed Ai.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:6 - And Joshua rent his clothes, and fell to the earth H776 upon his face before the ark of the LORD until the eventide, he and the elders of Israel, and put dust upon their heads.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:9 - For the Canaanites and all the inhabitants of the land H776 shall hear of it, and shall environ us round, and cut off our name from the earth: H776 and what wilt thou do unto thy great name?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:21 - When I saw among the spoils a goodly Babylonish garment, and two hundred shekels of silver, and a wedge of gold of fifty shekels weight, then I coveted them, and took them; and, behold, they are hid in the earth H776 in the midst of my tent, and the silver under it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:1 - And the LORD said unto Joshua, Fear not, neither be thou dismayed: take all the people of war with thee, and arise, go up to Ai: see, I have given into thy hand the king of Ai, and his people, and his city, and his land: H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:6 - And they went to Joshua unto the camp at Gilgal, and said unto him, and to the men of Israel, We be come from a far country: H776 now therefore make ye a league with us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:9 - And they said unto him, From a very far country H776 thy servants are come because of the name of the LORD thy God: for we have heard the fame of him, and all that he did in Egypt,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:11 - Wherefore our elders and all the inhabitants of our country H776 spake to us, saying, Take victuals with you for the journey, and go to meet them, and say unto them, We are your servants: therefore now make ye a league with us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:24 - And they answered Joshua, and said, Because it was certainly told thy servants, how that the LORD thy God commanded his servant Moses to give you all the land, H776 and to destroy all the inhabitants of the land H776 from before you, therefore we were sore afraid of our lives because of you, and have done this thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:40 - So Joshua smote all the country H776 of the hills, and of the south, and of the vale, and of the springs, and all their kings: he left none remaining, but utterly destroyed all that breathed, as the LORD God of Israel commanded.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:41 - And Joshua smote them from Kadeshbarnea even unto Gaza, and all the country H776 of Goshen, even unto Gibeon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:42 - And all these kings and their land H776 did Joshua take at one time, because the LORD God of Israel fought for Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:3 - And to the Canaanite on the east and on the west, and to the Amorite, and the Hittite, and the Perizzite, and the Jebusite in the mountains, and to the Hivite under Hermon in the land H776 of Mizpeh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:16 - So Joshua took all that land, H776 the hills, and all the south country, and all the land H776 of Goshen, and the valley, and the plain, and the mountain of Israel, and the valley of the same;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:22 - There was none of the Anakims left in the land H776 of the children of Israel: only in Gaza, in Gath, and in Ashdod, there remained.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:23 - So Joshua took the whole land, H776 according to all that the LORD said unto Moses; and Joshua gave it for an inheritance unto Israel according to their divisions by their tribes. And the land H776 rested from war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:1 - Now these are the kings of the land, H776 which the children of Israel smote, and possessed their land H776 on the other side Jordan toward the rising of the sun, from the river Arnon unto mount Hermon, and all the plain on the east:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 12:7 - And these are the kings of the country H776 which Joshua and the children of Israel smote on this side Jordan on the west, from Baalgad in the valley of Lebanon even unto the mount Halak, that goeth up to Seir; which Joshua gave unto the tribes of Israel for a possession according to their divisions;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:1 - Now Joshua was old and stricken in years; and the LORD said unto him, Thou art old and stricken in years, and there remaineth yet very much land H776 to be possessed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:2 - This is the land H776 that yet remaineth: all the borders of the Philistines, and all Geshuri,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:4 - From the south, all the land H776 of the Canaanites, and Mearah that is beside the Sidonians, unto Aphek, to the borders of the Amorites:

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