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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 16 / 44 (Jos 13:5–Jdg 1:27)

Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:5 - And the land H776 of the Giblites, and all Lebanon, toward the sunrising, from Baalgad under mount Hermon unto the entering into Hamath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:7 - Now therefore divide this land H776 for an inheritance unto the nine tribes, and the half tribe of Manasseh,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:21 - And all the cities of the plain, and all the kingdom of Sihon king of the Amorites, which reigned in Heshbon, whom Moses smote with the princes of Midian, Evi, and Rekem, and Zur, and Hur, and Reba, which were dukes of Sihon, dwelling in the country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:25 - And their coast was Jazer, and all the cities of Gilead, and half the land H776 of the children of Ammon, unto Aroer that is before Rabbah;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:1 - And these are the countries which the children of Israel inherited in the land H776 of Canaan, which Eleazar the priest, and Joshua the son of Nun, and the heads of the fathers of the tribes of the children of Israel, distributed for inheritance to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:4 - For the children of Joseph were two tribes, Manasseh and Ephraim: therefore they gave no part unto the Levites in the land, H776 save cities to dwell in, with their suburbs for their cattle and for their substance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:5 - As the LORD commanded Moses, so the children of Israel did, and they divided the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:7 - Forty years old was I when Moses the servant of the LORD sent me from Kadeshbarnea to espy out the land; H776 and I brought him word again as it was in mine heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:9 - And Moses sware on that day, saying, Surely the land H776 whereon thy feet have trodden shall be thine inheritance, and thy children's for ever, because thou hast wholly followed the LORD my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 14:15 - And the name of Hebron before was Kirjatharba; which Arba was a great man among the Anakims. And the land H776 had rest from war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 15:19 - Who answered, Give me a blessing; for thou hast given me a south land; H776 give me also springs of water. And he gave her the upper springs, and the nether springs.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:5 - And there fell ten portions to Manasseh, beside the land H776 of Gilead and Bashan, which were on the other side Jordan;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:6 - Because the daughters of Manasseh had an inheritance among his sons: and the rest of Manasseh's sons had the land H776 of Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:8 - Now Manasseh had the land H776 of Tappuah: but Tappuah on the border of Manasseh belonged to the children of Ephraim;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:12 - Yet the children of Manasseh could not drive out the inhabitants of those cities; but the Canaanites would dwell in that land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:15 - And Joshua answered them, If thou be a great people, then get thee up to the wood country, and cut down for thyself there in the land H776 of the Perizzites and of the giants, if mount Ephraim be too narrow for thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 17:16 - And the children of Joseph said, The hill is not enough for us: and all the Canaanites that dwell in the land H776 of the valley have chariots of iron, both they who are of Bethshean and her towns, and they who are of the valley of Jezreel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:1 - And the whole congregation of the children of Israel assembled together at Shiloh, and set up the tabernacle of the congregation there. And the land H776 was subdued before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:3 - And Joshua said unto the children of Israel, How long are ye slack to go to possess the land, H776 which the LORD God of your fathers hath given you?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:4 - Give out from among you three men for each tribe: and I will send them, and they shall rise, and go through the land, H776 and describe it according to the inheritance of them; and they shall come again to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:6 - Ye shall therefore describe the land H776 into seven parts, and bring the description hither to me, that I may cast lots for you here before the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:8 - And the men arose, and went away: and Joshua charged them that went to describe the land, H776 saying, Go and walk through the land, H776 and describe it, and come again to me, that I may here cast lots for you before the LORD in Shiloh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:9 - And the men went and passed through the land, H776 and described it by cities into seven parts in a book, and came again to Joshua to the host at Shiloh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:10 - And Joshua cast lots for them in Shiloh before the LORD: and there Joshua divided the land H776 unto the children of Israel according to their divisions.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:49 - When they had made an end of dividing the land H776 for inheritance by their coasts, the children of Israel gave an inheritance to Joshua the son of Nun among them:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:51 - These are the inheritances, which Eleazar the priest, and Joshua the son of Nun, and the heads of the fathers of the tribes of the children of Israel, divided for an inheritance by lot in Shiloh before the LORD, at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation. So they made an end of dividing the country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:2 - And they spake unto them at Shiloh in the land H776 of Canaan, saying, The LORD commanded by the hand of Moses to give us cities to dwell in, with the suburbs thereof for our cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:43 - And the LORD gave unto Israel all the land H776 which he sware to give unto their fathers; and they possessed it, and dwelt therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:4 - And now the LORD your God hath given rest unto your brethren, as he promised them: therefore now return ye, and get you unto your tents, and unto the land H776 of your possession, which Moses the servant of the LORD gave you on the other side Jordan.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:9 - And the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh returned, and departed from the children of Israel out of Shiloh, which is in the land H776 of Canaan, to go unto the country H776 of Gilead, to the land H776 of their possession, whereof they were possessed, according to the word of the LORD by the hand of Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:10 - And when they came unto the borders of Jordan, that are in the land H776 of Canaan, the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh built there an altar by Jordan, a great altar to see to.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:11 - And the children of Israel heard say, Behold, the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the half tribe of Manasseh have built an altar over against the land H776 of Canaan, in the borders of Jordan, at the passage of the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:13 - And the children of Israel sent unto the children of Reuben, and to the children of Gad, and to the half tribe of Manasseh, into the land H776 of Gilead, Phinehas the son of Eleazar the priest,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:15 - And they came unto the children of Reuben, and to the children of Gad, and to the half tribe of Manasseh, unto the land H776 of Gilead, and they spake with them, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:19 - Notwithstanding, if the land H776 of your possession be unclean, then pass ye over unto the land H776 of the possession of the LORD, wherein the LORD'S tabernacle dwelleth, and take possession among us: but rebel not against the LORD, nor rebel against us, in building you an altar beside the altar of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:32 - And Phinehas the son of Eleazar the priest, and the princes, returned from the children of Reuben, and from the children of Gad, out of the land H776 of Gilead, unto the land H776 of Canaan, to the children of Israel, and brought them word again.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:33 - And the thing pleased the children of Israel; and the children of Israel blessed God, and did not intend to go up against them in battle, to destroy the land H776 wherein the children of Reuben and Gad dwelt.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:5 - And the LORD your God, he shall expel them from before you, and drive them from out of your sight; and ye shall possess their land, H776 as the LORD your God hath promised unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:14 - And, behold, this day I am going the way of all the earth: H776 and ye know in all your hearts and in all your souls, that not one thing hath failed of all the good things which the LORD your God spake concerning you; all are come to pass unto you, and not one thing hath failed thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:16 - When ye have transgressed the covenant of the LORD your God, which he commanded you, and have gone and served other gods, and bowed yourselves to them; then shall the anger of the LORD be kindled against you, and ye shall perish quickly from off the good land H776 which he hath given unto you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:3 - And I took your father Abraham from the other side of the flood, and led him throughout all the land H776 of Canaan, and multiplied his seed, and gave him Isaac.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:8 - And I brought you into the land H776 of the Amorites, which dwelt on the other side Jordan; and they fought with you: and I gave them into your hand, that ye might possess their land; H776 and I destroyed them from before you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:13 - And I have given you a land H776 for which ye did not labour, and cities which ye built not, and ye dwell in them; of the vineyards and oliveyards which ye planted not do ye eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:15 - And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land H776 ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:17 - For the LORD our God, he it is that brought us up and our fathers out of the land H776 of Egypt, from the house of bondage, and which did those great signs in our sight, and preserved us in all the way wherein we went, and among all the people through whom we passed:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:18 - And the LORD drave out from before us all the people, even the Amorites which dwelt in the land: H776 therefore will we also serve the LORD; for he is our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:2 - And the LORD said, Judah shall go up: behold, I have delivered the land H776 into his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:15 - And she said unto him, Give me a blessing: for thou hast given me a south land; H776 give me also springs of water. And Caleb gave her the upper springs and the nether springs.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:26 - And the man went into the land H776 of the Hittites, and built a city, and called the name thereof Luz: which is the name thereof unto this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:27 - Neither did Manasseh drive out the inhabitants of Bethshean and her towns, nor Taanach and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Dor and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Ibleam and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Megiddo and her towns: but the Canaanites would dwell in that land. H776

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