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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.

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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 17 / 44 (Jdg 1:32–Rth 1:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:32 - But the Asherites dwelt among the Canaanites, the inhabitants of the land: H776 for they did not drive them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:33 - Neither did Naphtali drive out the inhabitants of Bethshemesh, nor the inhabitants of Bethanath; but he dwelt among the Canaanites, the inhabitants of the land: H776 nevertheless the inhabitants of Bethshemesh and of Bethanath became tributaries unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:1 - And an angel of the LORD came up from Gilgal to Bochim, and said, I made you to go up out of Egypt, and have brought you unto the land H776 which I sware unto your fathers; and I said, I will never break my covenant with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:2 - And ye shall make no league with the inhabitants of this land; H776 ye shall throw down their altars: but ye have not obeyed my voice: why have ye done this?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:6 - And when Joshua had let the people go, the children of Israel went every man unto his inheritance to possess the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:12 - And they forsook the LORD God of their fathers, which brought them out of the land H776 of Egypt, and followed other gods, of the gods of the people that were round about them, and bowed themselves unto them, and provoked the LORD to anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:11 - And the land H776 had rest forty years. And Othniel the son of Kenaz died.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:25 - And they tarried till they were ashamed: and, behold, he opened not the doors of the parlour; therefore they took a key, and opened them: and, behold, their lord was fallen down dead on the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:30 - So Moab was subdued that day under the hand of Israel. And the land H776 had rest fourscore years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:21 - Then Jael Heber's wife took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: H776 for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:4 - LORD, when thou wentest out of Seir, when thou marchedst out of the field of Edom, the earth H776 trembled, and the heavens dropped, the clouds also dropped water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:31 - So let all thine enemies perish, O LORD: but let them that love him be as the sun when he goeth forth in his might. And the land H776 had rest forty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:4 - And they encamped against them, and destroyed the increase of the earth, H776 till thou come unto Gaza, and left no sustenance for Israel, neither sheep, nor ox, nor ass.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:5 - For they came up with their cattle and their tents, and they came as grasshoppers for multitude; for both they and their camels were without number: and they entered into the land H776 to destroy it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:9 - And I delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all that oppressed you, and drave them out from before you, and gave you their land; H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:10 - And I said unto you, I am the LORD your God; fear not the gods of the Amorites, in whose land H776 ye dwell: but ye have not obeyed my voice.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:37 - Behold, I will put a fleece of wool in the floor; and if the dew be on the fleece only, and it be dry upon all the earth H776 beside, then shall I know that thou wilt save Israel by mine hand, as thou hast said.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:39 - And Gideon said unto God, Let not thine anger be hot against me, and I will speak but this once: let me prove, I pray thee, but this once with the fleece; let it now be dry only upon the fleece, and upon all the ground H776 let there be dew.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:40 - And God did so that night: for it was dry upon the fleece only, and there was dew on all the ground. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:28 - Thus was Midian subdued before the children of Israel, so that they lifted up their heads no more. And the country H776 was in quietness forty years in the days of Gideon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:37 - And Gaal spake again and said, See there come people down by the middle of the land, H776 and another company come along by the plain of Meonenim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:4 - And he had thirty sons that rode on thirty ass colts, and they had thirty cities, which are called Havothjair unto this day, which are in the land H776 of Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:8 - And that year they vexed and oppressed the children of Israel: eighteen years, all the children of Israel that were on the other side Jordan in the land H776 of the Amorites, which is in Gilead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:3 - Then Jephthah fled from his brethren, and dwelt in the land H776 of Tob: and there were gathered vain men to Jephthah, and went out with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:5 - And it was so, that when the children of Ammon made war against Israel, the elders of Gilead went to fetch Jephthah out of the land H776 of Tob:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:12 - And Jephthah sent messengers unto the king of the children of Ammon, saying, What hast thou to do with me, that thou art come against me to fight in my land? H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:13 - And the king of the children of Ammon answered unto the messengers of Jephthah, Because Israel took away my land, H776 when they came up out of Egypt, from Arnon even unto Jabbok, and unto Jordan: now therefore restore those lands again peaceably.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:15 - And said unto him, Thus saith Jephthah, Israel took not away the land H776 of Moab, nor the land H776 of the children of Ammon:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:17 - Then Israel sent messengers unto the king of Edom, saying, Let me, I pray thee, pass through thy land: H776 but the king of Edom would not hearken thereto. And in like manner they sent unto the king of Moab: but he would not consent: and Israel abode in Kadesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:18 - Then they went along through the wilderness, and compassed the land H776 of Edom, and the land H776 of Moab, and came by the east side of the land H776 of Moab, and pitched on the other side of Arnon, but came not within the border of Moab: for Arnon was the border of Moab.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:19 - And Israel sent messengers unto Sihon king of the Amorites, the king of Heshbon; and Israel said unto him, Let us pass, we pray thee, through thy land H776 into my place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:21 - And the LORD God of Israel delivered Sihon and all his people into the hand of Israel, and they smote them: so Israel possessed all the land H776 of the Amorites, the inhabitants of that country. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:12 - And Elon the Zebulonite died, and was buried in Aijalon in the country H776 of Zebulun.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:15 - And Abdon the son of Hillel the Pirathonite died, and was buried in Pirathon in the land H776 of Ephraim, in the mount of the Amalekites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:20 - For it came to pass, when the flame went up toward heaven from off the altar, that the angel of the LORD ascended in the flame of the altar. And Manoah and his wife looked on it, and fell on their faces to the ground. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:24 - And when the people saw him, they praised their god: for they said, Our god hath delivered into our hands our enemy, and the destroyer of our country, H776 which slew many of us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:2 - And the children of Dan sent of their family five men from their coasts, men of valour, from Zorah, and from Eshtaol, to spy out the land, H776 and to search it; and they said unto them, Go, search the land: H776 who when they came to mount Ephraim, to the house of Micah, they lodged there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:7 - Then the five men departed, and came to Laish, and saw the people that were therein, how they dwelt careless, after the manner of the Zidonians, quiet and secure; and there was no magistrate in the land, H776 that might put them to shame in any thing; and they were far from the Zidonians, and had no business with any man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:9 - And they said, Arise, that we may go up against them: for we have seen the land, H776 and, behold, it is very good: and are ye still? be not slothful to go, and to enter to possess the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:10 - When ye go, ye shall come unto a people secure, and to a large land: H776 for God hath given it into your hands; a place where there is no want of any thing that is in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:14 - Then answered the five men that went to spy out the country H776 of Laish, and said unto their brethren, Do ye know that there is in these houses an ephod, and teraphim, and a graven image, and a molten image? now therefore consider what ye have to do.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:17 - And the five men that went to spy out the land H776 went up, and came in thither, and took the graven image, and the ephod, and the teraphim, and the molten image: and the priest stood in the entering of the gate with the six hundred men that were appointed with weapons of war.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:30 - And the children of Dan set up the graven image: and Jonathan, the son of Gershom, the son of Manasseh, he and his sons were priests to the tribe of Dan until the day of the captivity of the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:30 - And it was so, that all that saw it said, There was no such deed done nor seen from the day that the children of Israel came up out of the land H776 of Egypt unto this day: consider of it, take advice, and speak your minds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:1 - Then all the children of Israel went out, and the congregation was gathered together as one man, from Dan even to Beersheba, with the land H776 of Gilead, unto the LORD in Mizpeh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:21 - And the children of Benjamin came forth out of Gibeah, and destroyed down to the ground H776 of the Israelites that day twenty and two thousand men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:25 - And Benjamin went forth against them out of Gibeah the second day, and destroyed down to the ground H776 of the children of Israel again eighteen thousand men; all these drew the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:12 - And they found among the inhabitants of Jabeshgilead four hundred young virgins, that had known no man by lying with any male: and they brought them unto the camp to Shiloh, which is in the land H776 of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 21:21 - And see, and, behold, if the daughters of Shiloh come out to dance in dances, then come ye out of the vineyards, and catch you every man his wife of the daughters of Shiloh, and go to the land H776 of Benjamin.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:1 - Now it came to pass in the days when the judges ruled, that there was a famine in the land. H776 And a certain man of Bethlehemjudah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he, and his wife, and his two sons.

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