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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 18 / 44 (Rth 1:7–2Sa 2:22)

Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:7 - Wherefore she went forth out of the place where she was, and her two daughters in law with her; and they went on the way to return unto the land H776 of Judah.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:10 - Then she fell on her face, and bowed herself to the ground, H776 and said unto him, Why have I found grace in thine eyes, that thou shouldest take knowledge of me, seeing I am a stranger?
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 2:11 - And Boaz answered and said unto her, It hath fully been shewed me, all that thou hast done unto thy mother in law since the death of thine husband: and how thou hast left thy father and thy mother, and the land H776 of thy nativity, and art come unto a people which thou knewest not heretofore.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:8 - He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth H776 are the LORD'S, and he hath set the world upon them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:10 - The adversaries of the LORD shall be broken to pieces; out of heaven shall he thunder upon them: the LORD shall judge the ends of the earth; H776 and he shall give strength unto his king, and exalt the horn of his anointed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:19 - And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:5 - And when the ark of the covenant of the LORD came into the camp, all Israel shouted with a great shout, so that the earth H776 rang again.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:3 - And when they of Ashdod arose early on the morrow, behold, Dagon was fallen upon his face to the earth H776 before the ark of the LORD. And they took Dagon, and set him in his place again.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:4 - And when they arose early on the morrow morning, behold, Dagon was fallen upon his face to the ground H776 before the ark of the LORD; and the head of Dagon and both the palms of his hands were cut off upon the threshold; only the stump of Dagon was left to him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 6:5 - Wherefore ye shall make images of your emerods, and images of your mice that mar the land; H776 and ye shall give glory unto the God of Israel: peradventure he will lighten his hand from off you, and from off your gods, and from off your land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 9:4 - And he passed through mount Ephraim, and passed through the land H776 of Shalisha, but they found them not: then they passed through the land H776 of Shalim, and there they were not: and he passed through the land H776 of the Benjamites, but they found them not.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 9:5 - And when they were come to the land H776 of Zuph, Saul said to his servant that was with him, Come, and let us return; lest my father leave caring for the asses, and take thought for us.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 9:16 - To morrow about this time I will send thee a man out of the land H776 of Benjamin, and thou shalt anoint him to be captain over my people Israel, that he may save my people out of the hand of the Philistines: for I have looked upon my people, because their cry is come unto me.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:6 - And Samuel said unto the people, It is the LORD that advanced Moses and Aaron, and that brought your fathers up out of the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:3 - And Jonathan smote the garrison of the Philistines that was in Geba, and the Philistines heard of it. And Saul blew the trumpet throughout all the land, H776 saying, Let the Hebrews hear.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:7 - And some of the Hebrews went over Jordan to the land H776 of Gad and Gilead. As for Saul, he was yet in Gilgal, and all the people followed him trembling.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:17 - And the spoilers came out of the camp of the Philistines in three companies: one company turned unto the way that leadeth to Ophrah, unto the land H776 of Shual:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:19 - Now there was no smith found throughout all the land H776 of Israel: for the Philistines said, Lest the Hebrews make them swords or spears:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:15 - And there was trembling in the host, in the field, and among all the people: the garrison, and the spoilers, they also trembled, and the earth H776 quaked: so it was a very great trembling.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:25 - And all they of the land H776 came to a wood; and there was honey upon the ground.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:29 - Then said Jonathan, My father hath troubled the land: H776 see, I pray you, how mine eyes have been enlightened, because I tasted a little of this honey.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:32 - And the people flew upon the spoil, and took sheep, and oxen, and calves, and slew them on the ground: H776 and the people did eat them with the blood.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:45 - And the people said unto Saul, Shall Jonathan die, who hath wrought this great salvation in Israel? God forbid: as the LORD liveth, there shall not one hair of his head fall to the ground; H776 for he hath wrought with God this day. So the people rescued Jonathan, that he died not.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:46 - This day will the LORD deliver thee into mine hand; and I will smite thee, and take thine head from thee; and I will give the carcases of the host of the Philistines this day unto the fowls of the air, and to the wild beasts of the earth; H776 that all the earth H776 may know that there is a God in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:49 - And David put his hand in his bag, and took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead, that the stone sunk into his forehead; and he fell upon his face to the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:41 - And as soon as the lad was gone, David arose out of a place toward the south, and fell on his face to the ground, H776 and bowed himself three times: and they kissed one another, and wept one with another, until David exceeded.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 21:11 - And the servants of Achish said unto him, Is not this David the king of the land? H776 did they not sing one to another of him in dances, saying, Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:5 - And the prophet Gad said unto David, Abide not in the hold; depart, and get thee into the land H776 of Judah. Then David departed, and came into the forest of Hareth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:23 - See therefore, and take knowledge of all the lurking places where he hideth himself, and come ye again to me with the certainty, and I will go with you: and it shall come to pass, if he be in the land, H776 that I will search him out throughout all the thousands of Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:27 - But there came a messenger unto Saul, saying, Haste thee, and come; for the Philistines have invaded the land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:8 - David also arose afterward, and went out of the cave, and cried after Saul, saying, My lord the king. And when Saul looked behind him, David stooped with his face to the earth, H776 and bowed himself.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:23 - And when Abigail saw David, she hasted, and lighted off the ass, and fell before David on her face, and bowed herself to the ground, H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:41 - And she arose, and bowed herself on her face to the earth, H776 and said, Behold, let thine handmaid be a servant to wash the feet of the servants of my lord.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:7 - So David and Abishai came to the people by night: and, behold, Saul lay sleeping within the trench, and his spear stuck in the ground H776 at his bolster: but Abner and the people lay round about him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:8 - Then said Abishai to David, God hath delivered thine enemy into thine hand this day: now therefore let me smite him, I pray thee, with the spear even to the earth H776 at once, and I will not smite him the second time.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:20 - Now therefore, let not my blood fall to the earth H776 before the face of the LORD: for the king of Israel is come out to seek a flea, as when one doth hunt a partridge in the mountains.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:1 - And David said in his heart, I shall now perish one day by the hand of Saul: there is nothing better for me than that I should speedily escape into the land H776 of the Philistines; and Saul shall despair of me, to seek me any more in any coast of Israel: so shall I escape out of his hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:8 - And David and his men went up, and invaded the Geshurites, and the Gezrites, and the Amalekites: for those nations were of old the inhabitants of the land, H776 as thou goest to Shur, even unto the land H776 of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:9 - And David smote the land, H776 and left neither man nor woman alive, and took away the sheep, and the oxen, and the asses, and the camels, and the apparel, and returned, and came to Achish.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:3 - Now Samuel was dead, and all Israel had lamented him, and buried him in Ramah, even in his own city. And Saul had put away those that had familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:9 - And the woman said unto him, Behold, thou knowest what Saul hath done, how he hath cut off those that have familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land: H776 wherefore then layest thou a snare for my life, to cause me to die?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:13 - And the king said unto her, Be not afraid: for what sawest thou? And the woman said unto Saul, I saw gods ascending out of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:14 - And he said unto her, What form is he of? And she said, An old man cometh up; and he is covered with a mantle. And Saul perceived that it was Samuel, and he stooped with his face to the ground, H776 and bowed himself.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:20 - Then Saul fell straightway all along on the earth, H776 and was sore afraid, because of the words of Samuel: and there was no strength in him; for he had eaten no bread all the day, nor all the night.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:23 - But he refused, and said, I will not eat. But his servants, together with the woman, compelled him; and he hearkened unto their voice. So he arose from the earth, H776 and sat upon the bed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 29:11 - So David and his men rose up early to depart in the morning, to return into the land H776 of the Philistines. And the Philistines went up to Jezreel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:16 - And when he had brought him down, behold, they were spread abroad upon all the earth, H776 eating and drinking, and dancing, because of all the great spoil that they had taken out of the land H776 of the Philistines, and out of the land H776 of Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 31:9 - And they cut off his head, and stripped off his armour, and sent into the land H776 of the Philistines round about, to publish it in the house of their idols, and among the people.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:2 - It came even to pass on the third day, that, behold, a man came out of the camp from Saul with his clothes rent, and earth upon his head: and so it was, when he came to David, that he fell to the earth, H776 and did obeisance.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:22 - And Abner said again to Asahel, Turn thee aside from following me: wherefore should I smite thee to the ground? H776 how then should I hold up my face to Joab thy brother?

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