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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 2 / 44 (Gen 8:14–Gen 18:2)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:14 - And in the second month, on the seven and twentieth day of the month, was the earth H776 dried.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:17 - Bring forth with thee every living thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth; H776 that they may breed abundantly in the earth, H776 and be fruitful, and multiply upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:19 - Every beast, every creeping thing, and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon the earth, H776 after their kinds, went forth out of the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:22 - While the earth H776 remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:1 - And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:2 - And the fear of you and the dread of you shall be upon every beast of the earth, H776 and upon every fowl of the air, upon all that moveth upon the earth, and upon all the fishes of the sea; into your hand are they delivered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:7 - And you, be ye fruitful, and multiply; bring forth abundantly in the earth, H776 and multiply therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:10 - And with every living creature that is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle, and of every beast of the earth H776 with you; from all that go out of the ark, to every beast of the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:11 - And I will establish my covenant with you; neither shall all flesh be cut off any more by the waters of a flood; neither shall there any more be a flood to destroy the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:13 - I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:14 - And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, H776 that the bow shall be seen in the cloud:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:16 - And the bow shall be in the cloud; and I will look upon it, that I may remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:17 - And God said unto Noah, This is the token of the covenant, which I have established between me and all flesh that is upon the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:19 - These are the three sons of Noah: and of them was the whole earth H776 overspread.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:5 - By these were the isles of the Gentiles divided in their lands; H776 every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:8 - And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be a mighty one in the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:10 - And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land H776 of Shinar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:11 - Out of that land H776 went forth Asshur, and builded Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, and Calah,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:20 - These are the sons of Ham, after their families, after their tongues, in their countries, H776 and in their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:25 - And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of one was Peleg; for in his days was the earth H776 divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:31 - These are the sons of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, H776 after their nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:32 - These are the families of the sons of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided in the earth H776 after the flood.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:1 - And the whole earth H776 was of one language, and of one speech.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:2 - And it came to pass, as they journeyed from the east, that they found a plain in the land H776 of Shinar; and they dwelt there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:4 - And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:8 - So the LORD scattered them abroad from thence upon the face of all the earth: H776 and they left off to build the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:9 - Therefore is the name of it called Babel; because the LORD did there confound the language of all the earth: H776 and from thence did the LORD scatter them abroad upon the face of all the earth. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:28 - And Haran died before his father Terah in the land H776 of his nativity, in Ur of the Chaldees.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:31 - And Terah took Abram his son, and Lot the son of Haran his son's son, and Sarai his daughter in law, his son Abram's wife; and they went forth with them from Ur of the Chaldees, to go into the land H776 of Canaan; and they came unto Haran, and dwelt there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:1 - Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, H776 and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land H776 that I will shew thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:5 - And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot his brother's son, and all their substance that they had gathered, and the souls that they had gotten in Haran; and they went forth to go into the land H776 of Canaan; and into the land H776 of Canaan they came.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:6 - And Abram passed through the land H776 unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:7 - And the LORD appeared unto Abram, and said, Unto thy seed will I give this land: H776 and there builded he an altar unto the LORD, who appeared unto him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:10 - And there was a famine in the land: H776 and Abram went down into Egypt to sojourn there; for the famine was grievous in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:6 - And the land H776 was not able to bear them, that they might dwell together: for their substance was great, so that they could not dwell together.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:7 - And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abram's cattle and the herdmen of Lot's cattle: and the Canaanite and the Perizzite dwelled then in the land. H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:9 - Is not the whole land H776 before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - And Lot lifted up his eyes, and beheld all the plain of Jordan, that it was well watered every where, before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, even as the garden of the LORD, like the land H776 of Egypt, as thou comest unto Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:12 - Abram dwelled in the land H776 of Canaan, and Lot dwelled in the cities of the plain, and pitched his tent toward Sodom.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:15 - For all the land H776 which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:16 - And I will make thy seed as the dust of the earth: H776 so that if a man can number the dust of the earth, H776 then shall thy seed also be numbered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:17 - Arise, walk through the land H776 in the length of it and in the breadth of it; for I will give it unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:19 - And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the most high God, possessor of heaven and earth: H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:22 - And Abram said to the king of Sodom, I have lift up mine hand unto the LORD, the most high God, the possessor of heaven and earth, H776
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:7 - And he said unto him, I am the LORD that brought thee out of Ur of the Chaldees, to give thee this land H776 to inherit it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:13 - And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land H776 that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:18 - In the same day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, Unto thy seed have I given this land, H776 from the river of Egypt unto the great river, the river Euphrates:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:3 - And Sarai Abram's wife took Hagar her maid the Egyptian, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land H776 of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:8 - And I will give unto thee, and to thy seed after thee, the land H776 wherein thou art a stranger, all the land H776 of Canaan, for an everlasting possession; and I will be their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:2 - And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground, H776

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